Working from home, what could be better? Anybody can do it, right? Well, not quite. Although there are many advantages to working from home there are just as many obstacles. I would even argue that the challenges are sometimes greater than those encountered at a “regular” office job. The advantages we receive in our work-from-home positions are the very things that can become detrimental to our success. Luckily for those of us who have opted to venture down this path that off
Do you want the flexibility of working from home? Do you want to be your own boss and make your own schedule? Virtual Assisting may be the right career path for you! First, before you truly decide, make sure you weigh the pros and cons before jumping in. Here are some examples of the good, the bad, and the ugly of working as a Virtual Assistant: Virtual Assisting Pros The most notable is the flexibility that comes with working from a home office (coffee shop, library, etc.).
When telecommuting, avoiding distractions while working from home is like climbing Mt. Everest for most. Distractions are everywhere! A pile of laundry, a crying baby, and the pull of Netflix can all be small interruptions in your workday. Instead of surrounding your workspace with diversions, try venturing out with a change of scenery to eliminate distractions. Here are a few different places you can try. Telecommuting at Coffee Shops Coffee shops can provide a much-needed o