Category: Work At Home – Starting Out

Guidelines to Office@Home (Bahasa Melayu)

by Kementerian Pembangunan Wanita, Keluarga dan Masyarakat (Incorporated with eHomemakers) 1. Muka Surat Hadapan & Pendahuluan 2. Jenis-jenis Pekerjaan Yang Sesuai, Ciri-ciri Perniagaan Pejabat @ Rumah & Telekerja Sebagai Pilihan 3. Menubuhkan Perniagaan Pejabat @ Rumah 4. Memantapkan Perniagaan Pejabat @ Rumah 5. Persediaan Rumahku, Pejabatku 6. Garis Panduan Kelulusan Permit Pejabat @ Rumah7. Cabaran Sentiasa Ada… 8. Keraguan Terjawab 9. Diari Ringkas Pejabat…
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March 20, 2016 0

How To Work Out Your Hourly Rate

by Megan Hills If you intend to charge using an hourly rate, it helps to know how much you are worth. Only then can you quote accurately and build a successful business that you can enjoy. When you work out your hourly rate, you need to balance your customer’s needs with your own. They have…
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March 20, 2016 0

Six Steps To Creating A Successful E-newsletter

by Sam Leader Good newsletters (or ezines) build reputations, plus they inform and attract customers. Best of all, they cost next to nothing. Read on for six steps to creating a successful email newsletter. An email newsletter is a piece of correspondence containing (hopefully) interesting insights into your business, which is distributed to your contacts…
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March 20, 2016 0

Crucial Tips For Small Business Start-Ups

by Robert Gerish New small business start ups require plenty of planning. Here are five questions that all aspiring small business owner’s need to consider. 1. Have I done the right amount of research? The excitement of a small business start up can cause new small business owners to be too hasty. Often driven by…
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March 20, 2016 0

Strategic Business Planning: Vision, Mission And Values

When setting out on their solo journey, some people undertake strategic business planning, while others set off blindly, with no clear direction. Many soloists take the more haphazard approach, and this results in what I call business misery. Business misery is where your work takes over your life; where the returns from your business –…
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March 20, 2016 0

Working Virtually: A Definition

In recent years, ‘working virtually’ has come to describe the home-based worker. But not everyone understands the concept. For example when I tell people them I’m a Virtual Assistant, the typical response is ‘what’s that?’ I explain that it means being like a personal assistant, only virtual, briefly their face shows their unspoken question: how…
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March 20, 2016 0

Women Coming Full Circle

The evolution of women seems to have come full circle. It was less than two generations ago that it was rare that a woman held a job, let alone her own business. It was less than twenty years ago that women slowly made their way into the workforce, some out of necessity and some out…
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March 20, 2016 0

American English At Work

Growing up on a rich diet of British English through Enid Blyton, ‘The Sullivans’ or ‘Mind Your Language’, my exposure to American English was limited to TV shows like ‘The Cosby Show’, ‘Three’s A Company’ or ‘Eight is Enough’. As enjoyable as these shows were, they rarely included conversations about work. Years later when I…
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March 19, 2016 0

Top Tips For Getting Over Your FEAR Of Working From Home

So you have an idea for a home based business you would really like to try but you are scared! You husband/partner doesn’t think you can make money working from home and wants you to go out and get a regular job to pay the bills. In 2004 I was in exactly this position, I…
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March 19, 2016 0

How To Write Articles That Will Attract New Customers

There is no faster way to establish yourself and your business than publishing your own articles. In order for your article to be a success, you must target the proper publications. You can do so by searching through editorial calendar listings in your topic area, by locating e-zines through search engines such as Yahoo or Google that discusses your…
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