My work-at-home career started with a really, really sweaty conversation. Seriously. I don't think I've ever sweated so much in my life. I knew someone working at home and I knew I wanted to work with her. I admired her fortitude, her business saavy, and her fearless action taking.I also knew I ... Read More about How did you get started in your work-at-home career, Brittany?
Practice. Be ok with making mistakes. Don’t take it personally. These are the three principles I’ve used to build my confidence to start working at home. When I started, I didn’t have the confidence. I constantly questioned my work. I also wasn’t very good.But here’s the thing -- most people ... Read More about How did you gain the confidence to start working at home?
I'm a self-diagnosed workaholic. I love work. LOVE it. Working hard is something I'm used to an a soft skill I've mastered. BUT I've also mastered using work as an excuse... A reason not to eat healthily (because "I don't have time") A reason not to work out or go for a walk A reason to ... Read More about How and why I make my health a priority
This post contains affiliate links. I only share links that I personally believe in. Katie and I have worked together before, and she's someone I really respect in the work-at-home world. We got together to answer some of your common work-at-home questions, including whether or not it's possible to ... Read More about Is it possible to work at home when you have a family? Katie’s story
Starting a work-at-home job can be a little overwhelming if you’re still working your full-time job. You might feel like there aren’t enough hours in the day. As a former teacher who started her side hustle while still teaching, I can relate. Here are my top 4 tips to manage your time when you’re ... Read More about 4 tips to manage your time when you’re building your side hustle but still teaching full time
A few years ago, I had a cancer scare that woke me up and caused me to realize I didn’t want to be a teacher forever. But I really wasn’t sure what to do next. I knew that I didn’t want to go back to sleepwalking through life. Ever feel that way?So I identified what was most important to me. I ... Read More about How do I pick which work-at-home job is right for me?
So you're ready to leave teaching. It's a big decision but when you know -- you know. What's the next step? Come up with your plan. 1. Identify the skills you already have. You have so many skills from teaching. Not sure which skills are marketable or how? Check out my eBook The Teacher's ... Read More about I want to leave teaching… now where do I start?
This post is for you if you've decided you want to continue teaching, but also want to earn more money while being a teacher. By now, you probably know that it's difficult to increase your income as a teacher unless you're looking outside the classroom to do it. The day we realized it was when Zach ... Read More about I want to earn extra income while teaching