Work Life Balance

10 Tips to Manage Working At Home With Kids

10 Ideas to Manage Working From Home With Your Kids Around

March 24, 2020 /

More people than ever are working from home with their kids around—and if you’re new to this balancing act, I’d like to share some strategies that have worked for me over the years. Over the past 13 years, I’ve worked from home while raising and homeschooling 6 children. While I may not know all the…

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Should You Turn Your Hobby Into a Business

Should You Turn Your Hobby Into a Business?

October 12, 2017 /

This is a Guest Post Article by Vicki Clain, Blogger, Geeker and Freelance writer. We all have hobbies, but are they the right path to a successful business? On the other hand, if you love what you do, you’ll be happier, and you’ll be more motivated to develop the project you just started. So how do…

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Money tree growing in the middle of green meadow

Should You Follow the Money, or Follow Your Dream?

March 24, 2015 /

Could you imagine being offered a job by Apple and turning it down? Nineteen-year-old John Meyer did just that. Why? Well, that’s exactly the question his horrified parents asked, when John dropped out of his computer science program at NYU, and turned down an offer from Apple so that he could work on Fresco News,…

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How Much Fun Can Work Be? Meet Andrew Smith.

March 19, 2015 /

Are you stuck flipping burgers, or in a cubicle wearing a headset, and hating every single minute of your working day? Welcome to the real world. It’s sad to say that many workers are trapped in just that kind of scenario. If you need a bit of inspiration, though, then let me tell you about…

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Businessman with sword on white

Should You Quit Your Job and Become a Ninja?

March 17, 2015 /

This question really isn’t as crazy as it sounds. Let me tell you a story about a blogger named Izzy. No last name; he just goes by Izzy. Of course, ninjas don’t need last names, do they? Everyone has probably, at one time or another, thought about abandoning their job, moving far away, and pursuing…

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Dream job road sign

Should You Wait for Your Dream Job, or Settle?

March 12, 2015 /

If you’re like most people, you’d love to have your dream job—the one that pays a great salary, energizes and motivates you to get up and go to work every day, and makes you happy in general—the one that, in short, completely fulfills you. But what if it’s not coming along? Should you settle? Catherine…

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