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10 Flexible Jobs for Busy Stay-at-Home Moms

Thanks to technology and a growing number of remote job opportunities, being a stay-at-home parent no longer means you have to put an end to your career and money-making goals. Want to pay the bills, earn some extra cash, or save for retirement? These flexible jobs may be just the opportunity you’ve been searching for....

7 Pro Tips For Staying Productive While Working Remotely

Working from home has it perks. For one thing, you can wear whatever you want and save time by not having to commute. Personally, those are two of the most attractive thing about not having to go into a physical office or workspace, but there are tons of other benefits to ditching the boardroom on...

8 of the Best Work-From-Home Jobs Nursing Jobs

Whether you’re looking for a remote position to serve as your full-time job, or looking for something part-time so you can simply earn some extra cash, there are so many ways nurses can use their degree and skill sets to work from home. Right now, there are tons of companies looking for experienced health care...

Almost a third of Brits work from home at least once a week

Homeworking has increased by 25 per cent in the last five years, with 8.2 million British employees now working from home for at least one day per week, and relying on fast broadband. The findings, from a new study of 2,006 employees by Virgin Media, come as the Advertising Standards Authority consults on new rules...

10 Top Reasons Smart Moms (and Dads) are working from Home in Home-Based Businesses

I watched The Accountant last night. There’s a scene in which Ben Affleck, a high functioning autistic mathematical genius who works as an accountant for dangerous criminals, but, is using the cover of being a small town CPA, counsels a couple about their finances. The husband in the scene is a farmer and the wife...

Stats That Will Convince Your Boss To Let You Work Remotely

I’ve been working remotely for about a year now. It makes meetings meaningful, gives me scheduling flexibility, and lets me tackle a variety of projects. While working remotely isn’t possible in every field, it’s becoming increasingly accessible as technology improves. Remote work is also changing the game when it comes to female representation in business....

Report: Remote Work Growing in Prominence

A report from FlexJobs finds that while remote work remains a relatively small part of the work economy, it has seen significant growth in the past decade. Employees who telecommute tend to be older and better educated than the part of the workforce that heads to the office. With the jobs picture continuing to improve...

5 tips on how to overcome the entrepreneurial dilemma

Randi Zuckerberg is a businesswoman who marches to the beat of her own drum. SEE ALSO: Break free from social media with this minimal phone As a serial entrepreneur, NYTimes best selling author of Dot Complicated, speaker, television host and producer, and founder & CEO of Zuckerberg Media, one skill-set Randi had to learn was...

Does working from home have its perks?

Telecommuting can benefit the company as well as the employee, explain life coaches, as they weigh in the pros and cons. Recently, Automattic, the company behind the extremely popular blogging website WordPress, made the unusual decision of shutting down its San Francisco office. Its employees will directly work full-time from their homes, coffee shops, or...

Remote workers would rather be watched than ignored and forgotten

Beth (not her real name) was one of her company’s first employees. She worked remotely as a workshop facilitator from her home and on the road. At first she felt like a core member of the team. As the company grew however Beth struggled to maintain her identity in the organisation. She said: That’s when...

Telecommuting Productivity Hacks, Finding a Flex Career, and More News!

This week’s news roundup can help you find a flexible job, discover telecommuting productivity hacks, and even thrive under pressure! It’s no secret that the majority of today’s job candidates are looking for flexible work options. And that holds particularly true for millennials, who are the sweet spot in today’s workforce. In the Inc. story,...

11 Websites Where You Can Find A Remote Tech Job

One of the things that draws a lot of people to tech is its potential for flexibility. Since many tech jobs can be done from anywhere you have wifi and an outlet, having tech skills opens up possibilities like working from home full-time, making a living from freelancing, or even becoming a digital nomad. Of...

The joys of remote working: How technology helped us pursue our dream jobs

How laptops changed the way we worked. It used to be that everyone went into the office to work. Now we carry our office with us. A 12? laptop or tablet can now open up a world of professional opportunities to us. Modern, portable technology has changed the way we interact with the world. Take...

How to claim tax deductions if you’re working from home

AS millions of Australians bring their work home, it’s creating opportunities for welcome tax deductions — and now is the time to spend. Australian Bureau of Statistics data has shown that about half of the workforce uses the internet for home-based work, while several other studies have reported a rapid rise in home offices.

People who work from home make $4,000 more in salary every year

Around 3.9 million Americans are working from home — and many are getting paid more money for it than they would make in regular office jobs. That’s according to the 2017 State of Telecommuting report from FlexJobs and Global Workplace Analytics released the 2017 State of Telecommuting in the U.S. Employee Workforce Report today, showing that...

You Will Want to Learn These 6 Time Management Tips

Are you feeling frustrated and unproductive? Like you’re constantly busy but the things that really matter aren’t getting done? Check out these six time management tips that will help you increase productivity, lower stress, and get you closer to your goals! 1 Unplug From Email There was a day when I looked up and realised...

Why total bans on remote work don’t remotely work

Are remote workers more productive? Or are they just slacking off? Three years ago, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer famously banned employees from working remotely. Earlier this year, IBM did the same thing, forcing remote workers to start showing up at the office. The most popular justifications for such a policy are efficiency and collaboration —...

Why WordPress’s Parent Doubled Down on Remote Work, as Giants Like IBM Call Employees Back

Earlier this month, Automattic was once again in the headlines–but it wasn’t for its ubiquitous publishing platform, WordPress. The company said it was closing its 15,000-square-foot office space in San Francisco’s South of Market district because, well, employees just weren’t showing up. On the Stack Overflow podcast in February, Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg said just...

Remote Work Can Be Isolating – What Management Can Do To Help

She liked the work, but not the environment it was done in. It’s a story that’s becoming increasingly common.  As we move to a virtual workforce, with more and more remote employees and freelancers operating in locations far removed from central headquarters, work relationships are changing in substantive ways. The employee I mentioned at the...

Are you cut out for a work-from-home job?

Telecommuting has become synonymous with convenience, flexible schedules and, yes, pajamas. You don’t have to commute, spend money on transportation or dress up. But despite the appeal and laid-back reputation, there are challenges.

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