For so many women, two very important callings in life are often in conflict with one another – motherhood and having a career. The struggle to achieve both, and doing it blissfully, is well-documented. It is the subject of many articles, books, research,...

Own your own home-based business? If so, it can be said that Monday-Friday your home office is your sanctuary. Whether you’re a freelancing creative, customer service extraordinaire, or small business owner, we’ve scoured the internet for the six best home offices."...

Have you ever thought of the costs you’re cutting down and the money that you are actually saving by working from home?  Think of the expenses overall. There is a lot that comes with reporting to an office that is not your own."...

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and love is in the air. But do you love your career…or loathe it? Does your career afford you the freedom to choose when, where and how often you work? Or does it feel more like a daily...

In 2008 and 2009 during the Great Recession, more than half of the adults in the U.S. labor force experienced some work-related hardship such as a cut in pay, reduction in hours, unemployment or involuntary move to part-time work. Kim Filomena was one...

When the first snow falls and you’re preparing for the holidays, winter seems like a magical wonderland. But at some point, the novelty wears off. The holidays are over, the days are shorter, the weather is colder. Sooner or later, winter gets to...

You’ve probably heard the term “solopreneur” being thrown around in recent years. A solopreneur is an emerging term that means “an entrepreneur who works alone and runs their business single-handedly.” What sets the solopreneur apart from the entrepreneur is that while the entrepreneur...

Thanksgiving week kicks off the holiday season - a time for reflection on the year. We reflect on the many benefits that independent business owners often cite when asked what makes working from home so appealing. 

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