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The Work-at-Home Success Bible: A Complete Guide for Women: Start Your Own Business; Balance Work and Home Life; Develop Telecommuting Strategies [NOOK Book]

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More and more women want to work from home, earning money while spending more time with their children and taking control of their lives. But they need help finding the best work-at-home jobs. And once they have the job they want, they need to know how to make it pay. This comprehensive bible shows women: how to find the job that best fits their needs; set up a home office; get organized and schedule your daily business tasks; avoid distractions such as kids, food, and television; and more. As work-from-home ...
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The Work-at-Home Success Bible: A Complete Guide for Women: Start Your Own Business; Balance Work and Home Life; Develop Telecommuting Strategies

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Overview

More and more women want to work from home, earning money while spending more time with their children and taking control of their lives. But they need help finding the best work-at-home jobs. And once they have the job they want, they need to know how to make it pay. This comprehensive bible shows women: how to find the job that best fits their needs; set up a home office; get organized and schedule your daily business tasks; avoid distractions such as kids, food, and television; and more. As work-from-home situations become an option for more women, they'll reach for this handy guide to find the road to success.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440520532
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 1/17/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 1,299,842
  • File size: 908 KB

Meet the Author


Leslie Truex (Palmyra, VA) has been a work-at-home mom for nearly a decade. She has worked in Web site development and maintenance, writing, and research. She created and manages four Web sites, including the popular www.workathomesuccess.com. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Willamette University and a master’s degree in social work from California State University.
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Table of Contents

Introduction vii

Part 1 Living And Working At Home 1

Chapter One The Reality of Living and Working at Home 3

Chapter Two The Best Way to Work at Home 14

Chapter Three Can You Afford Not to Work at Home? 27

Chapter Four Making Working at Home Work for You and Your Family 37

Chapter Five Home Sweet Home Office 48

Part 2 Telecommuting 59

Chapter Six Turn Your Job into a Telecommuting Position 61

Chapter Seven Finding Work-at-Home-Jobs 75

Chapter Eight Getting Hired to Work at Home 88

Part 3 Home Business 111

Chapter Nine Starting a Home Business 112

Chapter Ten Creating a Business From Scratch Versus Buying a Home business 119

Chapter Eleven Starting a Business Online 140

Chapter Twelve Making money with eBay, Amazon. Com, and storefronts 149

Chapter Thirteen Making Money with Affiliate Programs 169

Chapter Fourteen Making Money from Information 182

Chapter Fifteen Getting Online 189

Part 4 The Business of Running A Business 209

Chapter Sixteen Making It Legal 210

Chapter Seventeen Money Matters 218

Chapter Eighteen It Takes a Village 228

Chapter Nineteen The Business Plan 233

Chapter Twenty One The Marketing Plan 237

Chapter Twenty-One Marketing Unplugged 249

Chapter Twenty-Two Marketing Online 270

Chapter Twenty-Three Running a Successful Home-Based Business 291

Appendix A Telecommuting Information, Associations, and Resources 304

Appendix B Home Business Resources 311

Appendix C Business Research Resources 318

Appendix D Consumer Protection Resources 319

Appendix E Online Education and Learning Centers 320

Index 321

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  • Posted May 10, 2010

    Very helpful

    This book has been very helpful to me in getting my home business off the ground. It has practical advice for dealing with having children around during work hours.

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