09 Mar '12, 5pm

How to stay motivated while working from home

How to stay motivated while working from home

Working from home can be a blessing and a curse. The temptation to work on the couch in your pajamas is strong, and the procrastination possibilities seem endless. In addition, there’s the potential to work all day, every day, never separating time on the job from time with the family. David Katz began telecommuting for Climatronics in 1990 to work for the Long Island, N.Y.-based company without leaving his home in Newtown, Penn. Katz had worked for the niche scientific equipment business previously so they were comfortable with his ability to work unsupervised. He offered to close off his basement, keep regular office hours, put in office equipment, and Climatronics said yes. In the early 1990s, Katz was one of two million telecommuters . By 2010, that number increased to 26.2 million, with many more freelancing or running home-based businesses. Companies like Cisco and M...

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  1. 22 Apr '12, 3am

    #Work from home is very appealing to most women. But do make sure that you have the commitment to finish your task.

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