Archives for November 2016

How to Start a Home-based Gift Basket Business

If you are creative and like to make gifts for others, then a home-based gift basket business might be right for you. Making gift baskets to sell is rewarding and fun. Many people like giving baskets for holidays, birthdays and special events, but they don’t have the time to make them. Your home-based gift basket business would […]

Avoid These Work At Home Pitfalls

There are a lot of reasons you decided to work at home. All those reasons sounded like wonderful solutions to the problems of working outside; commuting, childcare, and restrictive schedules, extra costs for clothes, etc. You now have you home office arranged and you’re enjoying the good life and all the benefits of working at home. Except… Disclosure: This […]

A Fun Way to Book Parties in December

It can be tough to book parties in December. True it is the gift giving season, but many companies have holiday cut off dates during the first week or two of December. Many guests have their Christmas shopping done, or nearly done.  I’m going to share a fun way to get more parties booked during […]

10 Ways to Make Money for Christmas Shopping

Needing some ideas on how make money for Christmas shopping? I can’t believe Christmas is just around the corner, can you? Where did the year go?! With Christmas comes planning your shopping list of presents to buy for family and friends. As we all know Christmas puts a strain on the budget, especially if you […]

10 Reasons to Become A Virtual Assistant

I became a virtual assistant a few years ago. I’ve worked part time since then helping other businesses and entrepreneurs with various tasks. Of all the jobs or businesses I’ve tried, it’s been one of the most rewarding. It allowed me to work at home, set my own schedule,  help other people, and develop skills. […]

The First Steps to Starting a Blog

If you done even a little bit of looking into starting a blog, you’ve probably already seen some of the wonderful success stories happening now in the world of blogging. I find these stories very inspiring. It’s made me realize, too, that like I used to be, there are some who are looking for help […]

Be Your Best Boss Working from Home

If you have been working from home for some time now, you may have fallen victim to a strange phenomenon: the I’m-Not-The-Boss-Of-Me syndrome. You may have started out being the ‘boss of you’ in your home office, but since then have noticed some boss-worker lines getting blurred. It might you’re pushing away responsibility for deadlines. You let […]