Category Archives: Featured

November 23, 2011

What Minimum Broadband Speed Do You Need?

One of the essential tools for a work-at-home job, as a freelancer or telecommuter, is fast web access. Modern home-offices have all kinds of uses for broadband. But Tom N. in Tennessee asked a relevant question: “How fast is fast enough?” POTS Broadband, you may be amused to learn, is anything faster than POTS. The [...]

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November 21, 2011

The Nature of Work Is Changing

When you work at home, among other skills, you need to have the ability to concentrate and keep working regardless of the distractions, maximizing your flexibility as a mobile worker. But when the carpet cleaner is there and you’ve moved all the furniture outdoors, and piled everything else on top what can’t be moved (including [...]

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November 17, 2011

Commuting costs more than you think - telework!

One of our readers wrote: You do a great job of providing information, offering ways to convince employers, and helping us learn how to commute. I am a firm believer in that idea. In fact, I’m so passionate about it that I pushed my company to create an infographic based on some data we found, [...]

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November 1, 2011

Home-based transcriptionists needed

Transcript Divas is looking for experienced work-at-home transcriptionists. They’re a general transcription service, and over the years have transcribed everything from heavy metal band musician memoirs to wire taps. But make no mistake, this is not an “I took typing in high school, maybe I can do it” job. With blue chip companies, hospitals and the legal [...]

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