The Cure for Home Office Doldrums-The Coffitivity App

Tips From T. Marie

Categories: Business Tips Tags: App Coffee Shop creativity The Home Office Working From Home Your Home Office I’ve talked about breaking the monotony of working from home by visiting a local coffee shop before.

Mad Productivity: Driving the Work so that it Doesn't Drive me Crazy

Virtual Moxie

When (most often M-Thurs, 9a-4p), where (only in the office—I almost never, ever work when away--as in traveling for pleasure--because I think being away means going away from the work, too), and with whom (only people I really want to work with) are important because they’re clear. Office —mainly Word 4. Business Standards Web/Tech home-office efficiency virtual assistant productivity work productivity

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Please Mind Your Manners

Loosely Speaking

Lots of us who work in home offices find we have far fewer opportunities to attend meetings in public places these days.

2009 130

Are You Covering All Expense Bases?

Step It Up VA Coaching

Consider the expenses you incur in these areas: Rent/Mortgage: If you rent or lease an office space, be sure you can easily cover that, and any additional fees that are involved (maintenance, snow removal, etc.) Most VAs work from home offices. Consider “leasing” your home office to yourself as your business grows to subsidize your mortgage, and simplify your taxes. Travel and Transportation: Do you do a lot of consulting, or offsite meetings?

Things You Can Do As A Small Business Owner To Limit Your Tax Liability

Eco-Office Gals

Also ensure that you keep track of carryovers such as general business credit, charitable contribution deductions, net operating losses, capital losses as well as home office deductions. You can decide to reimburse your staff for entertainment, travel, gifts, car expenses among others.

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5 Tips for Dealing with Personal Crisis as a Small Business Owner

Tips From T. Marie

On November 21 st I experienced this first-hand when my mother passed away unexpectedly in our home. I was living hundreds of miles away, took a handful of days off to travel back but was able to compartmentalize my grief, especially once I got back to my own home office in North Carolina.

2014 214

Creating Your Freedom Business - Expert Panel Shares Tips (Part 3)

Productive & Organized

When I travel, I take my laptop and Kindle Fire. I always synch all of my files from my main Mac computer in my home office to Dropbox so that I am sure to have all of them handy while on the road by using the app on my phone and tablet.

2013 223

Best Business Technology for Small Businesses & Their Owners (28 ideas from them to you!)

Productive & Organized

We started by asking this question: What tech tools (office machine, gadget, hardware, software or online tools) could you not live without, why and where can we find it?  Quicken Home & Business Is The Best! I never leave home without it.

2011 261

Has your blogging pace waned?

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Has your blogging pace waned? Setting up your new home office after having shuttered your brick-and-mortar location. Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 7:49 am // By: // Category: Blogging 126 spams. 1,314 spams.

2009 130

Best of … Blog Action Day 2008

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Best of … Blog Action Day 2008 Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 3:50 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging Whether on- or off-topic for your blog, there are times when participation in a group blog project just feels right.

2008 100

Climate change and the 6 Americas

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Climate change and the 6 Americas Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 7:55 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Blogging , Business Strategies/Perspectives , Life of the Virtual Assistant What do these things have in common?

2009 130

Creative Uses for 3M Post It Notes

Productive & Organized

  Today, 19 of my experts share their favorite and most creative use of the office supply gems. In my Power Office! I use them to label paper piles during small business, home office or residential file system creation.

2011 276

7 Tips for Organizing Your Home-Based Business

Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! » 7 Tips for Organizing Your Home-Based Business Home based businesses are more than a passing fade.  Home-based businesses account for 53% of all small businesses. Archive Network with Steph Is This You?

2010 253

On the needles October 2008

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs On the needles October 2008 Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 10:04 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Knitting Frenetic.

2008 130

Can you say “sidetracked?”

Loosely Speaking

Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs Can you say “sidetracked?&# Despite the slowdown in work and income on the home front. Thursday, December 4, 2008 at 11:41 am // By: ktcosmos // Category: Life of the Virtual Assistant I could blame it on the economy. Or I could explain how my child’s recent health scare derailed my focus. Or I could share my heartfelt excitement over working into the wee hours, creating homespun (handknit) holiday gifts.

2008 100

Start Taking Action: 12 Steps to Beat Procrastination and Finish What You Started


Timo is a blogger , author, and speaker who helps work-at-home professionals get stuff done fast so that they have time for living. The reward could also be a very concrete one and happen sooner, like finishing your work early so that you can get back home and spend time with your family.

2015 111

Announcing.The Paper Tiger Online!

Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! Work With Stephanie « No Space for a Home Office?   We've helped slews of clients implement the software along with other productivity systems as they claimed their Office Miracle ™ !

2010 153

The Best – and Worst – Places to Write

Men With Pens

If you plan to have a full, productive day out of your home office, you’d do best to avoid these places. Your friends might say they understand that you work from home. Unless your friends also work from home, they do not understand.

2012 104

5 tips for working at home with your significant other

On The Job

One of those changes has been a lot of people launching their own businesses from home. But what happens when you and your significant other both start working from home? couple have both been working from home since March. Working at home) can be very lonely.”

2009 130

Being A Digital Nomad

Brilliantly Better

Doesn’t have an office and most of the time doesn’t have business cards either (the new dial tone being twitter , of course). For a digital nomad the world is the office. In the beginning, I worked from home. Back Yard I switched the office room for my backyard.

2010 114

The 7 Links Challenge

Brilliantly Better

Choosing A Printer For Your Home Office Use Reply 15 Ramblings of a Woman July 25, 2010 at 11:45 pm I decided to blog about this, and then turn it into a meme for encouraging links this week.

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