This is the first guest post from Jon Morrow. Working at home is certainly convenient, but it can be dangerous to your social life. With no job to drag you out of the house, you might find that you no longer have a reason to leave. Sure, you might hop into the car and grab… Continue reading Are You Turning into a Home-Based Hermit?
“Balance is beautiful.” ~ Miyoko Ohno I’ve talked about balance before. It’s crucial to the success of a home-based business.
As you may know, today is Blog Action Day — a day when over 15,000 blogs (and growing) are posting about the environment. You’d think that would be off-topic for this blog. On the contrary — being a home-based entrepreneur is one of the most eco-friendly gigs you can have. For instance…
Here in the U.S. we’re celebrating our Independence Day. Though I don’t always agree with the things our government does, and the choices made by those we put there, I still wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. I love this country, and the great things we do and have done — even when it’s overshadowed… Continue reading Today We Celebrate Our Independence
It happened in one of those melon slapping moments — a proverbial Archimedes streaking flash of insight: I was wasting an hour a day trying to be more productive. Minimalist Productivity Thanks to Mark Shead’s interview series, I was forced to examine some time-wasters for my contribution. A couple of days later, my real time-waster… Continue reading How I Gained an Hour a Day by Ditching My Productivity Tools