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Why This Working Mom Agrees with Mayer’s ‘No Work from Home’ Policy

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Editor’s note: The following is an anonymous guest post from a working mom of one child. She shares her personal views on the recent discussions of working from home and Marissa Mayer’s ban on telecommuting for Yahoo employees. Last week, when I heard Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer was going to put a ban on telecommuting, […]

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Tricks for Entertaining Kids when Working from Home?

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Life with two kids is hectic. I thought my energetic 5-year-old kept me busy enough, but it’s ten times worse now. My days are full of too many diaper changes to count, slobbery shirts, and constant noise. That’s what gets to me the most I think. The noise. And, it’s not even coming from the […]

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Home Office Technology…the Perfect Home Office Helper

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Guest Post by Lisa Kanarek Running a household can be more demanding than running a business. When your personal life and your business life are in the same place, technology is one of the best ways to manage all aspects of your life. Faster, better and easier-to-use technology is available and more affordable than before. […]

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Unplugging and Going Offline to Increase Your Life’s Balance

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Last week, I unplugged four out of the five weeknights. After 4:30/5 pm, I was off the computer and remained off. One night I was forced to unplug, but that’s another story you can read about on 40weeks Plus. However, what I realized last week was how great unplugging can be. I still think I […]

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She’s Not Working and Other WAHM Misconceptions

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Since I started working from home, I’ve had to deal with a few comments regarding my new work life. Comments such as: “Well…she’s not working right now.” “How much work do you have to do every day?” “How’s the job search going?” Different scenarios and conversations caused the comments to be said to me or […]

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