As I mentioned in a previous post, my greatest lead generator this year has been Craigslist. If you’re a freelancer or small business owner, I highly recommend trying it.
The site allows registered users to post free advertisements in its “Services” section (below the “For Sale” section on the main page in each city).
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Like many freelancers and entrepreneurs who work from a home office, I sometimes miss the camaraderie of being in an office building with my peers.
I’ve always done the type of work that requires a lot of concentration, research, reading, writing, and editing, so I work pretty well on my own. But, I still need a break every so often to unwind and stop thinking about the task at hand.
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A few weeks back, I answered a LinkedIn question about the perception of work-at-home parents:
“Why does this perception of a Home Office persist as not being as a capable or established as someone who pays extra for commercial space?
In my response, I mentioned that while I worked for Fortune 500 company providing many of the service providers I chose operated out of home offices, and I never had a problem with it. As long as the work got done and the individual’s household didn’t disrupt our important calls or projects, it worked out well.
Continue reading Changing Perceptions of the Home Office
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