Archive for August, 2011

August 26, 2011

Why Working From Home Is Both Awesome And Horrible

Yes, I agree with this comic made by the Oatmeal. It’s a bit exaggerated but it is true. You may go crazy if you don’t go out and interact with other people. It is important to have a normal balance of your life in all aspects. I enjoy my simple life but of course I also miss my outside life. But I have to say, I love my online career right now. I won’t go back to working in an office for any amount of money. Working at home is just a matter of SELF-DISCIPLINE. So far, I haven’t found this to be a problem at all.



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August 24, 2011

10 Reasons Why You Should Never Get A Job

I came across this very interesting article entitled “10 Reasons Why You Should Never Get A Job”.

Glad that I am presently employed and enjoying the benefits of working from home. I know there are many unemployed out there.  And having really hard time searching for work. I just hope that soon, they will find their niche online.

I really love working from home. I do not have to wake up early, get dressed and deal with traffic everyday!

 

10 Reasons Why You Should Never Get A Job

 

 

August 17, 2011

How To Work From Home.. with your kids?

Working from home is not easy as 1-2-3. Working home based mothers may have the impression that working from home is nothing but heaven. Adjustable working schedule. Having more time with your little angels. And being the boss of your own job. Isn’t that great? Well definitely yes, those are just some of the advantages of having your work home based however there are also disadvantages when working at home. It is necessary to know those disadvantages and to have the knowledge of time management tips for you to succeed in your home based job.

Often times working home based mothers find it hard to schedule their time for work and their time for their family. Normally in an office work, you will leave your work in your office then come home to your family then come back to your office again. Unfortunately, when working from home, oftentimes your time focuses into your family instead of your job (be reminded that this is your reason of having the job in the first place). So to solve that issue, you have to make a working schedule and then stick to it. Be strict of your working time. If you are a perfectionist when it comes to your job then it requires some discipline in this kind of issue.

Working while checking on your kids is a tough job, really, it is! Getting some help from your family, trustworthy friend, relative or getting a babysitter who can watch your child while your finishing your tasks is the right thing to do. Or you may also look for some other mother in the next door of your house who would want to look after the kids.

Keep your little ones busy to avoid distractions. Turn your phones to silent mode, disable your facebook and twitter notifications. Discipline yourself and optimize your time if you want to focus to your work.

Working at home gives us, mothers, the opportunity to watch over our children while earning with our online jobs. It also allows us to set our own hours and be available whenever our family needs us. It does not necessarily require us to work for 8 hours a day following a strict schedule. Furthermore you don’t have to seek for the permission of a boss because in this kind of job you are the boss of your own! So therefore you can do the job any time you want. Just be flexible at all cost!

It is also important that you maintain a normal balance of work time and family time. Get a life outside the internet. Going out with your friends could be a big help. It is not a good idea to deprive yourself of socialization as well.

* The second pix is mine. I managed to work while my kid is asleep. I placed my laptop somewhere near my child so I could watch over him all the time.

I chose to be a SAHM or stay-at-home-mom to be able to raise my child my own way. Never realized how hard it could be especially with organization and being systematic on all aspects of being a SAHM and WAHM (work-at-home-mom).

Indeed working from home together with your kids around is obviously a big challenge. However that is one of the main reasons why we prefer to work at home with our kids – to earn extra income without compromising the quality time with our kids. You have to devote your time to learn how it’s being done. You have to work hard, do some research and study it. It’s not about being lucky. It’s all about the passion and the willingness to be one.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

August 16, 2011

How to make Your Advertisement through Facebook

Everybody is acquainted to Facebook. From commoners to celebrities, all are fanatics of this social media site. Facebook is actually created for social networking, however as time pass by, Facebook developed a brand new and distinct phase into which allows the site to be used in many,  different useful ways.

Facebook marketing is just one of the best effective ways to advertise business through social networking. With a huge numbers of people signing in to this site, the advertising of your business is not anymore impossible. Facebook has various tools and features that can help businessman have the best out online marketing. Among which is the Pages or the Facebook Page that can be utilize unreservedly by anyone to advertise a certain idea, set of goods or services. It is usually alike to the personal profile account of the user however with some variation. With another page for your business, you can make entry to Facebook’s advertising program, which offers you the chance to market your product on Facebook.

If ever you want to be involved in free Facebook advertising, all you have to do is create an account for your business. Although you may say that you have already your personal Facebook account still it is required for you to have another separate page for the purpose of advertising your business. Furthermore, you can now conveniently give updates to Facebook users who are then following your page. And if you want to check the status of your marketing strategy, Facebook again allows you to have detailed and cogent information about your fan base.

With the application of Facebook, you can attach related company or other contact through a link, photo or post. In this way, those future clients who are actually searching for connected sites can easily have the access through the other Facebook page.

August 15, 2011

Tweet Your Business Name Through Twitter

The whole world is all drone of Twitter. Even bright entrepreneurs rapidly situated a way to utilize Twitter for their benefit and developed various approaches that will make their business grow quickly. Among those approaches created is Twitter marketing. Twitter marketing is the other way to create a communication to your target viewers or to your followers. There is a great possibility that you can link to other people, share data, links of your website and profit by means of Twitter marketing approach. You can now develop your own business name and top the market through creating a listing of followers. If you have the budget, it is better for you to design professionally your Twitter page, profile and background.

The perfect Twitter technique in creating that gap between your target viewers and accomplish the cycle of trust is to have your website viewers to retweet your message to their own followers. For instance, offer a form within your website which inspires your viewers to spread your message. Make a promise of a free report or discount coupon every time they did the tweets to their followers.

Your followers are obtained through appealing to your contacts, posting the URL of your Twitter into your e-mails, blogs, websites and business cards. In sharing of your twitter page, include sharing the significant up to dates of your page, tips and necessary information with sense of excitement in your tone. You can also follow other Twitter expert to continue the motivation, as well a study on how you can develop your results and how you can have their contacts. You should continue to re –tweet to have a great chance of acquiring followers, widespread your tweets and offer beneficial tweets to your followers. Tweet more important and personal issues to inspire your followers.