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Pamela La Gioia has been researching and writing about remote work since the early 1990's. She is the Senior Career Specialist of RemoteWork Source, the leading provider of technical and professional remote career opportunities.

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How To Have Work-Life Balance When You Work Remotely

How To Have Work-Life Balance When You Work Remotely

Remote working offers tremendous work-life balance–if you work smart.   If you could gather inside trade secrets before embarking on a venture, would you? For example, you often think about working from home but wonder how doable this arrangement would be. Is remote work as easy and rewarding as those beachy images make it appear? […]

August 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
11 Work from Home Habits that Need to Go!

11 Work from Home Habits that Need to Go!

Are you letting bad work from home habits ruin what should be a positive work experience for you and your family? Here is expert advice on how to keep them from destroying your productivity and career.   According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, by the year 2020, approximately 40% of the workforce will […]

November 28, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Getting Work Done With Kids On School Break

Getting Work Done With Kids On School Break

  Getting work done during school break is possible. Productivity doesn’t need to come to a halt when the kids are home on break.   Breaks happen. School breaks, that is. While these pose a dilemma to all working parents, they create a special issue for parents who work from home. Holidays and summer vacations […]

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Where To Find a Remote Job You’ll Actually Love

Where To Find a Remote Job You’ll Actually Love

    Having a job to pay the bills is nice. But even better is having a job doing what you love, all while working remotely!   If you love to do any of the following activities, chances are one of these companies will have an enjoyable job that’s perfect for you.     Love […]

November 28, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
How to Spot and Avoid Work From Home Scams

How to Spot and Avoid Work From Home Scams

  What’s worse than coming across a work at home scam? Falling for one.   I’ve been scammed plenty of times.  And I do mean plenty!  By now, I can smell a scam a mile away.  Right?  Well, not always.  It seems that the smarter I get the smarter the scammers seem to get.  But […]

December 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
10 Top Personal Traits You Need To Work Remotely

10 Top Personal Traits You Need To Work Remotely

Do you have the personal traits to succeed as a remote employee?   Thinking about this whole “remote work thing”? Be forewarned: Not everyone is cut out for this lifestyle. There are personal traits that are consistent for most remote workers who thrive working in a remote environment.   So, before you jump into unfamiliar […]

December 15, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Gas prices rising? Get off the road!

Gas prices rising? Get off the road!

  Even as gas prices fluctuate, gas remains commuters’ biggest expense. What can be done to provide relief to consumers who spend a large portion of their wages on gas?   There’s a lot of complaining going on about gas prices.  I happen to be one of the complainers. Whether due to price gouging or […]

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