Tips To Achieve A Successful Remote Position 

Working from home isn't as glamourous as it may sound to others. It's easy to get overwhelmed with what needs done at home and the "office," but follow these tips and you'll feel like Supermom, well at least occasionally, in no time! Get Up: For most of you reading this you probably have kids at home …

“Fall Into The Gap”

When I discovered Gap Inc. was hiring home agents for the call center, all of these memories came rushing back to me and I got so excited to share the opportunity to work from home for a great company with you! Gap Inc. Direct. One of my favorite jobs I held during college while working …

Crossing the “Lionbridge” to a New Opportunity

I mentioned the decreased demand for medical transcriptionists in my very first post, Working Girl to Work-from-Home Mom. When I originally began transcription, I absolutely loved it. I was assigned to a few great physicians that I meshed well with and was extremely productive. With transcription, you were paid per line and I was pretty pleased …

Direct Sales Makeover

No. I did not sell Avon, but here is a funny story. I loathed direct sales. I never understood it. It drove me crazy with all of the home parties I was invited to, but I showed up to support my girlfriends who were either hosting or selling the product. In fact, I even hosted …

Career Step: Literally & Figuratively

Now that you've read a summary of my story in Working Girl to Work-from-Home Mom, let's get down to it. As mentioned in that post, something fell in my lap that gave me hope for a career path to working from home while staying at home with my babies. I discovered that my sister's friend …

Working Girl to Work-from-Home Mom

Do you ever wonder why there seem to be so many people who work from home, yet these jobs are so difficult to find? Is there some secret club?! Let’s rewind 10 years. Working from home was practically unheard of. There was a choice before or after your maternity leave; give your 2-week notice or …