With the whole world at your fingertips it can be difficult to stay on target. Whether you’re working at home or in a crowded office, those deadlines aren’t going anywhere and they need to be done. Time to shake off the old habits and make a new years resolution to become a model worker. This article is going to show you some tips and tricks to help you knuckle down and get work done. While these pieces of advice might seem daunting at first, a few small changes will grow into positive habits and maybe a few compliments from the […]
Working from home is a blessing, and honestly I am not so sure “anyone” can do it, even though I have said that in the past. The reason I am starting to believe that not everyone can do it is because it’s extremely difficult to step away from work when it’s family time if your office is in your home. All too often I have to shut down my computer because I will be tempted to come in and do some work during family time. I am just that into my work and addicted to making money. Being self employed […]
Working from home is becoming more popular these days, as families are faced with creative ways to earn income to put food on the table and pay for the bills required to live these days. While working from home can be an amazing adventure and quite lucrative at times, it requires some key components and a sense of motivation within your own self to fully rise to being a successful work from home parent. Choose a Private Work Area When I first starting working from home I had a corner area in the middle of the living room in my […]
Get your week started with funny work week quotes. The first sign of a nervous breakdown is when you start thinking your work is terribly important. ~ Milo Bloom ~ If it weren’t for the last minute, nothing would get done… ~ Anonymous ~ The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working when you get up in the morning, and doesn’t stop until you get to the office. ~ Robert Frost ~ Be nice to people on your way up because you meet them on your way down. ~ Jimmy Durante ~ If you don’t want to work, you […]
I know it is very easy to look at your desk and see a pile of paperwork staring at you and realize “oh man I have so much to do” then you get that panicked feeling of “how in the heck am I ever going to finish all of this work”. You see it is all too easy to look at the pile of projects to get completed and feel overwhelmed, but I am going to share with you how to make that situation become a breeze time and time again …. My Side Story I am famous for allowing […]
Working from home carries a larger stress load than most out of home jobs. The reason for my opinion on this is because I have seen parents who get to leave the house for work carry some stress but still be able to leave the house, go to work at a set time, come home at a set time and shut off from work to be the parent. Someone who works from home never really gets to log in and out of work. Work is always staring you right in the face. From your SmartPhone to your home computer or […]
Today is Friday, it’s been a very long work week for me and I still have more to complete but for now wanted to make sure I wished you all a wonderful weekend! Remember to enjoy the smiles from your children … Never be afraid to get a little silly … Enjoy outdoor snack time … I am surely going to enjoy my weekend … life goes by too fast!
Image via Wikipedia I have always wanted to have some published pieces of writing – mostly I thought of poetry – but lately I have been thinking of writing a book or a novel. I have so many ideas, and found that when brainstorming what I would write about I often tried to focus on motherhood, children and other family friendly type topics. Although I would love to write a family friend novel, my passion appears to be in romance or something that would be more of an adult label than a family friendly label. I have always enjoyed writing, […]