9 Tips for Working from Home with Small Children
By Stephanie O'Dea on October 11, 2012
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[Editor's Note: Working from home by itself comes with a host of distractions. Should I make sales calls? Or, maybe do the laundry! With very small children in the house it can be even more challenging. Here are 9 tips to help you balance the madness and get things done. - Paula G]
Working From Home With Small Children in the House
I’ve been working from home, for myself, for the past 4 years. When I first began working from home, I had a contract for Bay Area Parent magazine and BlogHerads. This meant I had set hours and a set list of tasks I needed to accomplish on a daily basis in order to get paid.
Now I work solely for myself — I run the websites and I write books. I LOVE what I do, but because I don’t really have a “boss” I find that I spend more time procrastinating and fiddling around online or pacing the house thinking about work than I actually do working.
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