A Minute Can Turn into Hours for the Child of a Work-at-Home Mom
by: Patricia Gatto
In theory, working at home is an ideal situation. But in reality, it’s difficult to balance the needs of your family with the needs of your clients.
Phones, fax machines and e-mails have no common courtesy, nor does your client really care about your personal situation. You are simply a means to an end consisting of a telephone number, an e-mail address and a 1099 at the end of the year. For the most part, you are not afforded special considerations and must respond to their needs or your business will suffer.
Long before I began my career as a writer, I was already a work-at-home mom...