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Work from home still trending despite pandemic winding down

Work from home still trending despite pandemic winding down

General
It’s been more than two years since the first few cases of COVID-19 were reported in China. Over 450 million cases have been diagnosed thus far, yet in the process, people learned how to live with the virus. Adapting to pandemic conditions meant, in some situations, changing one’s work routine, which led to the growing popularity of work from home. According to Forbes, this approach is here to stay and could accelerate further into 2023, even though the latest Omicron strain is less lethal and many people are vaccinated. Greater flexibility Shifting to working from home made people realize this comes with numerous benefits. Above all is the greater flexibility that it enables - especially to parents, who can adjust their work schedule to their children’s needs and activities. Howe...
How to work at home and be your own boss

How to work at home and be your own boss

Career
The global economic instability and increasing competition from low-cost countries has created a highly unpredictable job environment. “Job Security” seems to be a relic of the past. Gone are the days when a job brought better financial stability and predictability than a business. If that is the case, where is the advantage of choosing a job over the challenges and uncertainties of entrepreneurship? However, this does not mean that entrepreneurship does not require preparedness. Here are some key suggestions for anyone toying with the idea of quitting a 9-to-5 job and becoming his or her own boss: Work on an Idea Great enterprises are created out of great ideas. It is important to widen the horizons, expand knowledge levels, meet enterprising people, attend business events an...
Work at home jobs for artistic moms

Work at home jobs for artistic moms

Career
Moms who are looking for work at home jobs may be searching for money-making opportunities in the wrong places. It’s true there are lots of ways to make money with online content, data entry, customer service and lots of other skills, but it’s also possible to make money by selling handmade crafts online. Want to earn for those fun home projects? Get a little cash for those delectable candies? Online selling can become a lucrative work at home job for mom. The big secret is all in finding the marketplace. Where to Sell Handmade Crafts By now, everybody’s heard about eBay. This popular selling site has helped many work at home professionals become successful. However, for handmade crafts eBay shouldn’t necessarily be the go-to destination for busy moms who want to make a little...
Online Games To Distract Yourself With While Working From Home

Online Games To Distract Yourself With While Working From Home

Gaming
Working from home can often make it difficult to switch off from your work. Whether you work from home regularly or have switched to remote working as a result of the COVID19 crisis, home working often leaves you tangled up in a mess of home and work that can be difficult to separate. When your living room or your kitchen becomes your office, you can’t just ‘leave the office’ at the end of a long day. But, it’s important to stick to your normal work schedule and make sure that you give yourself your normal amount of downtime while working from home, to ensure that you are refreshed and ready to start again the next day. Whether you are looking for something to do on your lunch break to make sure that you take one, or a way to keep yourself entertained in the evenings to avoid picking u...