Back To Work? Phone Interview Tips and Tricks.

Back To Work? Phone Interview Tips and Tricks.

Update! I now have a YouTube channel where I'll also post Video Blogs! If you'd rather watch here you go! Phone Interview Tips & Tricks Go with me to a place for a minute. You went to college. Worked hard for that degree. Found a job you adore, but then a love you never knew you [...]

Life As An Introvert Part II: Growing Into Her Own

Life As An Introvert Part II: Growing Into Her Own

I don't think we ever stop growing up. Life lessons are constantly learned. I continue to learn and have my memory refreshed by things my children come home with from school. We are continuously growing within each season of life. I want to take a step back to share and embrace a few chapters of [...]

Tips to achieve a successful remote position 

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

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

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

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

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 [...]