The best time management applications for working from home

You'll want to have great tools to help you keep track of your hours worked, as well as tools that help you manage your productivity levels. Here are a few of our favorites. Toggl - A great application to help you manage and keep track of your hours for employers. Evernote -

The Best Telecommuter Companies in 2017

We're always on the lookout for companies that are actively hiring people to work from home. These aren't the "make $5,000 by sitting on your couch" scam sites... these are real positions for qualified applicants like yourself. If you've seen a company offering telecommute positions, make sure to share it

How to Relax at Home When You Work From Home

If you work from home already, you already know what this post is about. How do you step away from "the office" when the office is your house? Good question. The answer is that it's going to take some time for you to figure it out for yourself. Speaking from

Telehealth: Work From Home as a Registered Nurse

In researching content for Telework Academy, one of the most fascinating things we have discovered is the sheer variety of fields which offer work from home positions. One of the most unexpected discoveries? The high demand for medical professionals, specifically registered nurses. Companies seeking nurses to provide phone or chat medical

7 Reasons Working Remotely is For Overachievers

For older generations, the idea of working from home sounds a little bit (or a lot) like a lazy choice. Of course, millennials are pretty used to having the word "lazy" thrown at them. The reality is, if there is one personality type that is wrong for teleworking it is the lazy. Here

5 Basic Requirements to Start Working From Home

Many people aren't sure if they're qualified to work from home. The reality is that most of the technical skills you need to get a telework position are quite simple to learn. Here's a quick list of skills you might want to pick up if you're going to compete in

Computer Skill Building for Teleworkers

While there are many different types of telecommuter jobs, all of which require different skills, there are a few basic programs that it's good to be familiar with if you're planning on working from home. If you're feeling discouraged about your chances of getting hired for a telework job because your

5 Tips for What to Wear to a Video Interview or Conference Call

One of the reasons that teleworking has exploded in recent years is that communicating over video calls has become second nature to most people. Using Facetime, Google Hangouts, or Skype allows you to be "in person" for interviews and conferences without having to actually be in the room. While applying for

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