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Part Time Jobs from Home

Part Time Jobs from Home are becoming more common and increasing in availability! This is great news for millions of Americans that consider themselves freelance or self-employed workers. Part time employment from home is a dream come true career opportunity for many people. With the progression of our new economy, more jobs are being made available for at home workers. From a recent Research Report by Home Office Careers, we found that Home Employment opportunities are growing across the country and Part Time Jobs make up roughly 2 out of 3 work from home...

HR Manager’s Survey Press Release

HR Manager’s Survey Press Release Reaches Close To 10 Million The “2016 Work From Home Employment Report & Forecast” from Home Office Careers has been published on 109 major U.S. news sites, reaching an audience of almost 10 million potential readers. Home Office Careers conducted the survey at the end of 2015 to understand employers’ dependency on employees who work some of the time or all of the time at home, and not at the employers’ facilities. PR Newswire, a leading public relations press release service, released the report. Within two hours of release,...

Customer Service Jobs: The #1 Work from Home Opportunity...

Customer Service Jobs, also known as; Customer Support Jobs, are the most popular positions for work from home making them, ‘The #1 Work from Home Opportunity’. When I say this is the #1 opportunity, I am referring to the demand of these positions from both the job seekers as well as from the employers looking to hire in this industry compared to the other major careers. Customer Service Jobs: The #1 Work from Home Opportunity, is a follow up from the recent article; Data-Entry Jobs: Very Popular Work from Home Opportunities. Similar to Data-Entry...

Home Office Careers Employment Report

This was the issue considered by a representative national sample of 121 Human Resources managers in November 2015 in a survey conducted by Home Office Careers. The objective of the survey was to understand the current and anticipated state of work from home employment as perceived and forecast by HR managers in the United States.   What We Discovered The overall finding of this HR managers survey is that employees who work from home are a large & growing segment of the workforce; this segment is forecast to grow larger and more important to...

The 10 Best Job Search Websites for Your Career

Job Search websites are everywhere online, there are thousands of different career websites posting jobs and other resources like; Resume templates, interview techniques, salary information and so on. But, the reality is, most job search websites provide little to no value, because they do not have their own jobs to post or technology to list them. Thousands of so called career websites, use the job search functionality of major career boards through API’s (data feeds), and have little to no unique information to provide job seekers or employers. Finding a job takes time. Job...

Data-Entry Jobs: Very Popular Work from Home Opportunities...

Data-Entry Jobs are among the most popular work from home opportunities for online employment. In this article I will share proprietary research and show how data-entry jobs are so popular and why. Data-Entry Jobs online are among the most sought after positions for work from home. I know this to be true for these 3 reasons: i) As CEO of Home Office Careers I am in a unique position to see the real time demand from our thousands of members seeking jobs, ii) using the keyword difficulty tools from MOZ, I was able to...

Landing A Great Work From Home Job

You’re ready to starting working from home. You’ve heard the promises: No more commuting; more time with your family; flexible working hours; greater control over your life. You may be thinking of some of the other benefits – protecting the environment by driving less, avoiding workplace politics and finally doing what you want, when you want. You are right to want and expect all of this. Whether it’s for full time or part-time employment, long term jobs or short term assignments, it’s exciting to want to join the rapidly expanding army of people who...

Top 10 Work from Home Jobs

Work from home jobs are in high demand. With job search for home employment increasing steadily over recent years, more and more people are ditching the commute and the traditional work place for a better life working from home. Since 2005 work-at-home increased by 103%, and has increased by 6.5% alone in 2014 according to Global Work Place Analytics. Twice as many people are working from home now than just 10 years ago and there is no indication that this growth rate is going to slow down anytime soon. The Top 10 Work from...

Easy At Home Exercises You Can Do From Your Home Office...

One of the perks of working from home is that you have the option of wearing your comfy workout clothes all day long. But let’s face it: While tending to job demands, miscellaneous deadlines, child care, family responsibilities, household chores, yard work, school projects, pet duties, doctor appointments, phone calls, and a host of other obligations and interruptions, there’s likely precious little time left over to fit in a sweat session.   But with a little creativity, you can take advantage of the few spare minutes you have here and there as you perform...

The Top 5 Qualities Work from Home Employees Need

When I think about working from home and the lifestyle attached to it, I come to think of a few different qualities that I’ve seen in myself, and in others, that make it work and are successful with this lifestyle. Here is a list of those five traits that will help you in your work from home career.   1. Determination Just because you work from home doesn’t mean you can kick your feet up and relax. Contrary to all those work from home myths out there, working from home requires dedication, determination, and...

Beat Work from Home Stress With These 5 Tips

Work of all kinds, even when you have the benefit of working from home, can bring about all kinds of stress and take a toll on both your body and mind. Here, I’ve gathered some handy tips and ideas for hobbies and activities you can add to your day to day life to help you relieve that stress and lead a more relaxed life.   1. Use adult coloring books Coloring, despite what you may have been lead to believe, is not actually an activity just for children. I purchased my own adult coloring...

How to Schedule a Vacation When You Work From Home

If you are a remote worker, scheduling a vacation may be harder than you initially thought. This year has been a trying one for me and my family (you may know this if you read about my journey into freelance) and as such, my husband and I really need a vacation. Even though I have been working from home for over five years this is actually my first year doing so as a freelance writer. As a freelancer, all of my money comes from assignments with multiple clients rather than from one remote job...

10 Unconventional Work From Home Tips

Hello there remote warriors! Today I’m sharing with you ten unconventional tips to stay on track during your work from home journey. Most of these tips apply to people that already work from home but the first few can also be applied to people trying to get into the career path of a remote worker.   1. Keep a regular list of possible job opportunities Some work from home jobs are temporary, or simply don’t pay as well as you’d like, so keeping a rolling list of places you can send applications is not...

Tips to Stay Organized When Working From Home

When you work from home you are the chief person in charge of your time and how much you get done. As such, being organized is extremely important to your bottom line. To help you stay on track and to build upon our office space tips, we’ve put together this post to share with you our top organizational advice.   1. Get a digital or physical planner You don’t have to get fancy with your list making, but keeping a planner with personal appointments, meetings, and to-dos all in one place rather than having...

Keeping Your Work at Home Office a Professional Space...

Creating your perfect office space is just one step in keeping yourself productive when working from home. In this post I’m going to give you a few tips on how to keep your home office a professional space and in a few days we’ll have for you an organizational post to keep you on track as well! Altogether these posts are going to increase your productivity and help you keep your personal life and professional life separate, which can be such a challenge for remote workers. After you read this post, make sure to...

2 Work-from-Home Lessons

You know, working from home is amazing and challenging. I’ve said that so many times! It has definitely not been a linear path for me (as you may know if you’ve read about my journey) but that doesn’t mean it isn’t worth the trouble. I’ve learned so much about myself over these five years and have grown so much as a person. I have no idea where I would be right now if I never gave working from home a chance. So today I’m going to share with you two of the lessons I’ve...

Finding A Work from Home Job – Don’t Get Discouraged!...

If you want to work from home, I applaud you. You are about to begin an exciting, long, and varied job journey. Finding a new job is difficult, no matter what industry you are trying to get into. Trust me, I know. If you read my Work From Home history post you’ll know that my job experiences have taken a few swift turns into directions I did not anticipate. So if you are having a hard time getting into that dream work from home job, don’t feel discouraged! You are not alone. Before you...

How to Deal With a Case of “The Mondays”...

Why is it that Mondays seem to suck so much? Time seems to pass slower, you can’t concentrate, your to-do list is sky high… Also, you might be coming down with a cold but you aren’t sure because so far your only symptoms are fatigue and dehydration. The reason is simple, you’ve broken away from your routine for a few days and getting back into the swing of things confuses your body. Bodies are super sensitive so having a departure from your usual schedule over the weekend throws everything out of whack. Luckily for...

My Work From Home Diary – A Day In The Life of a Freelancer...

Hi there Home Office Career readers! If you’ve been reading the blog regularly this month (I definitely encourage you to) you may recognize me. If not, my name is Rebecca Kelsey Sampson and I’m a freelance writer (mostly). Today I’m going to share with you a little insight into my day to day work life as a freelancer through an hour by hour diary. I thought this would be a fun project to share with you all since everyone tends to have very different work from home experiences. Before we get started, you may...

Your Work From Home Lifestyle May Not Be What You Originally Thought...

In one of my previous blog posts on Home Office Careers, I talked about 5 Things You Should Never Do When Working Remotely. I definitely made many productivity busting mistakes when I first started working from home. But one “mistake” I often revisit is the idea of working from home in my pajamas and/or from bed. I am still a firm believer that doing your remote work while laying on your bed with a laptop is a really bad idea as it can create an environment of stress where you should in fact feel...