Advice and Tips

by Miranda Grimm

Visit Us on Facebook Today (10/12/12) to Celebrate and Win Prizes!! https://www.facebook.com/Adventuresofworkingfromhome   People are more productive and happier if they are comfortable while they work. One of the greatest things about working from home is that we have the...

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by Leisa Good

Ever feel like you just can’t leave home without your cell phone? Ever get up in the middle of the night to check your email? If your like most of your fellow WAH (Work-at-Home) friends and colleagues, the answer is...

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by Erica Martin

  If you work from home, chances are you probably type a lot, especially if you do freelance writing or transcription.  If that’s the case, your hands probably get tired from typing so much.   The good news is, there are...

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by FStewart

The draw for many work-at-home jobs is flexibility not only in time, but also in location. While the life of a freelance virtual assistant, writer, or social media manager may not include paid vacation and sick time, there is flexibility...

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by Jess Weaver

A few weeks ago I found out I am expecting my third child and every since my body has started revolting into depression mode. I am very excited about the baby, but I’m already a worrier and an anxious person....

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by Erica Martin

Working from home has many benefits, such as not having to deal with the stress of a morning commute, and being able to be home for your kids if you’re a mother.  But as many of you know, working from...

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by Miranda Grimm

One of my favorite things about writing here at Work at Home Adventures is when I get the opportunity to interview and meet new entrepreneurs! I love sharing stories of self-starters with the readers because it is often true inspiration and...

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by Erica Martin

In the nine years I’ve been working from home, I’ve noticed that there are more and more jobs being posted for people in all professions.  When I first started working from home, most of the legitimate work from  home jobs...

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by Erica Martin

If you’ve ever worked outside of the home at a brick and mortar office, your employer may offered you benefits, including the opportunity to save a portion of your check into a 401k retirement account – and your employer may...

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by Miranda Grimm

I visited ChaCha! But they were closed! While in Carmel last Saturday I had tried to visit their headquarters and buy me some ChaCha swag but I was faced with a Closed Sign on their door. ChaCha is one of...

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by Miranda Grimm

Are you a Pinterest Pro? I spend a lot of my time on Pinterest and I have to admit that I think it has kind of changed my life!  Since beginning my Pinterest hobby obsession I have started a few...

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by Miranda Grimm

  Working from home as an Independent Contractor has many perks! I don’t have to tell you- you know exactly why you want to work from home! However, something very important has come up several time during my years as...

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by Miranda Grimm

Working from home may not always have your standard benefit package but freelancing gives flexibility to still live life and keep priorities in line. One of our highest priorities should be our health- physical as well as emotional. If the...

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by Miranda Grimm

It is officially Summer! This week has been a bit slow it seems in this world of working at home, or maybe it’s just me. Or maybe all my work at home friends are too busy enjoying the Sun! Any...

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by Miranda Grimm

Having a reliable computer and speedy internet connection is of extreme importance when working online! If you feel your computer needs to be working a faster to keep up with your demand- then try these four ways to increase your...

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by Miranda Grimm

You know those loyalty cards most stores give you to receive their discounts or weekly deals? Believe it or not, using those cards could have been earning you money when you shop all this time! SavingStar is a program that...

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by Jess Weaver

Since I wrote my last “five ways to make money” things have changed a little bit. You know, that’s what I like about this freelance world. All of this changing allows me to express the true entrepreneur waiting to get...

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by Miranda Grimm

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by Miranda Grimm

Did you know you can make money online by sharing coupon codes? Coupon Chief is a company I read about on a new WAH blog, Real Ways to Make Money Online, (not to be confused with Real Ways to EARN...

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by Miranda Grimm

I have always been a high-strung person. As I get older I am learning new coping skills to keep my nerves calm. Being anxious all the time is stressful on me and my children. Which is why I was excited...

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by Miranda Grimm

This has been a great week for a lot of us it seems. Lets recap the highlights: Search Engine Evaluating Companies have been hiring The data entry company, GAO, are pulling more people off their waiting list and hiring! We...

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by Miranda Grimm

Okay I know many came here to tell you and me that working for anything less than our worth is just not acceptable. I understand that mindset and in most ways I agree. But sometimes four dollars an hour is...

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by Erica Martin

It’s no secret that time management is very important for work from home professionals, especially for those whose income comes totally from independent contractor work.  It can be difficult to make sure you’re being productive with the time you have,...

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by Miranda Grimm

How about Crisp and Creamy Chicken? This recipe will take a little more than 30 minutes of your time and about $10 out of your wallet.   Ingredients: 4 Chicken Breast halves  (I prefer Tyson’s Trim and Ready thin sliced)...

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by Miranda Grimm

Working online with your own freelance business means you have slapped yourself right into the middle of this ever-evolving world of technology.  Often-times working for yourself means you must stay in close contact with your clients, have more deadlines than you...

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by Jess Weaver

I love saving money and I’m willing to try almost anything if I can save a few dollars. There is a lot of money saving sites out there, but how many really help you save money? About a week ago,...

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by FStewart

I was not completely naive. I knew switching from a traditional job to working from home might mean working at night after the kids went to bed. But I was one of those mom’s that had not really slept since...

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by FStewart

What is House Party? House Party hooks companies up with consumers to throw parties across the country on the same night, featuring their products. It is basically a grass roots marketing movement, and it is fun! Hosts and hostesses receive...

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by Miranda Grimm

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by Jess Weaver

Please don’t read if you’re sensitive! (post from Jess Weaver and may or may not represent the view of WAHA as a whole (I, meaning Miranda, have ruffled enough feathers for the year))   1. When you are looking for a...

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by Miranda Grimm

Want an illustration like this for your website or blog? Contact me for a price quote!   Keep Your Butt Safe!

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by Miranda Grimm

I began working from home so I could be present in the lives of my children. Yet it is that very thing that makes working from home the hardest! One of the first phrases my youngest daughter learned was “I...

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by Miranda Grimm

Work at Home Adventures has dedicated the last nearly two years to providing Work at Home Advice, Job Reviews and Quality Home Based Job Openings. But one thing has been missing. How can you get your questions answered?  You could...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you hit that Contact Me Button on the left side of my page, without first reading through at least a dozen articles on my blog, I will never respond. Do not waste my time. It is very valuable to...

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by Miranda Grimm

Gasp! >ME< a Floozy? Well, maybe not in the sense you are thinking…but YES when it comes to work at home jobs! This Valentine’s Day I wanted to stop and think about our relationships with Working at Home. After putting...

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by Miranda Grimm

As many of you who follow closely know, I had lost my job with a company called Demand Media. The pay was excellent and the flexibility was exactly what I needed. As you can see in the popular post I...

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by Jess Weaver

It was almost a year ago to the date that I started working at home. Thanks to the owner of this site, I finally understood what it was like to work at home and actually bring in an income. This...

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by Miranda Grimm

“How Many Hours Do You Work from Home?”  This is a question I get a lot, and even more so over the last couple of weeks. As most people seem to understand, there is as much variety in work at...

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by Miranda Grimm

In 2010 the average American spent 32 hours a month on the internet. I think it is safe to say those of us Working at Home spend that much a week on average. If you are working 20+ hours at...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you work online then it is obvious you have an expense of the internet! Now, you possibly would have already had that expense because you already use it for personal reasons. So can you write off your Internet Expense...

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by Miranda Grimm

  Yes another year has come and gone!! Can you believe we are about to ring in 2012? Feels like just yesterday we were preparing for Y2K!! 

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by Erica Martin

Written By: Erica Martin Work from home jobs are everywhere.  In the 8 years I’ve been working from home, I’ve seen many wah job leads posted – while most were legitimate,  some were also scams.  When I started applying, the...

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by Miranda Grimm

Part of my usual morning routine, after I drop my daughter off at preschool is to check for the most recent Work at Home job openings and news. The first place I visit is Rat Race Rebellion.com. Only, this morning...

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by Erica Martin

Written By: Erica Martin My work from home journey has been a long and interesting one. Back when I started looking for work from home, I had been working part-time at a clothing store. However, I wasn’t making a lot...

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by Erica Martin

Written By: Erica Martin   Christmas is just around the corner, and I know my work from home friends probably  have a lot of home business related gift ideas.  If you know someone who works from home, or if you...

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by Miranda Grimm

I finally took the time to update the look around here! I have been doing a lot of design work for other people and kept putting off my own. But here it is, my Winter Theme. Let me know what...

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by Jess Weaver

The holidays are right around the corner and us work at home professionals need to earn some income. The sad part is that most writing work seems to be drying up. Places like Demand Studios, Merchant Circle and Textbroker are...

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by Miranda Grimm

Last September marked my official three year anniversary of working at home. I had done some small work prior, like surveys and answering questions for ChaCha. But my official ‘Job’ was with West (very brief  time) in 2008. Three years...

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