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10 Sites With the Best-Paying Freelance Writing Jobs

Would you love to get paid to write and have thousands of people read your words? With all the content on the internet these days, there are lots of companies and publications offering paid online writing jobs. Unfortunately, some of these companies only pay pennies …

9 Ways to Combat Loneliness When You Work Remotely

Remote work has a long list of benefits — fewer distractions, flexible hours, and the ability to travel around the world, to name a few. But while working from home is incredibly freeing, it can also be lonely at times. As someone who’s worked remotely for over five years, I …

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8 Big Challenges of Working Remotely — And How to Overcome Them

When you make the switch to working remotely, you’ll probably feel elated about never having  to commute to an office or have a supervisor breathe down your neck again. But once that initial excitement wears off, you’ll realize remote work has its own challenges …

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9 Essential Skills You Need to Be a Successful Remote Employee

While a lucky few have never known the drudgery of office life, many of us spent years at a 9 – 5, packed in with hordes of people on the subway in rush hour or sitting in traffic for hours every day. Transitioning into a work-from-home role, then, can feel like a dream true. You get to ditch the commute …

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How to Tell Your Boss You Want to Work From Home (and Have Them Say Yes)

Back in the day, most jobs required you to be physically present at the workplace to do your job. But thanks to the interwebs, there’s been a significant shift in workplace dynamics. Instead of spending most of your day (and life) in an office, you can access a growing number of remote work opportunities …

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9 Pro Tips for Nailing Your Remote Job Interview

DING! The email you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived. The employer wants to schedule a virtual interview for the remote job you applied for. You celebrate for a bit before coming back to senses. The thought of the interview process is daunting …

25 Most Effective Anti-Procrastination Apps for Laser-Sharp Focus

Why do tomorrow what you could do the day after tomorrow? Sadly, that mantra isn’t so helpful when you’ve got a work from home job. When you’re remote, it’s entirely up to you to structure your schedule and get stuff done. You’ll be need to be self-directed and self-motivated, and you’ll need strategies for beating the […]

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Everything You Need to Build the Perfect Ergonomic Home Office

With thousands of options out there, finding the best home office desks, chairs, and other equipment is no easy feat. Having worked remotely for the past five years, I’ve slowly but surely put together a home workspace that helps me be productive, happy, and healthy. To help you do the same, I’ve compiled …

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7 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy as a Remote Worker

If you work remotely, chances are you spend a lot of time behind a computer screen. And while this setup can be ideal for achieving work-life balance, it’s not always the best for your physical health. Fortunately, working from home means you have the power to …