Muslimahs Working at Home

 

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Learn New Skills to Stay Sharp

As a home business owner, it’s essential that you regularly learn new skills to stay ahead of the curve. There is no set “continuing education” curriculum and no co-workers to teach you new skills. When you run your own business, if you don’t make a conscious effort to learn new skills and stay sharp, you’ll […]

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Creative Ways to Work at Home

In uncertain economic times, many people are looking for ways to supplement their income. Working from home has become a popular financial avenue. In what creative ways can you begin to work from home? The Beauty of Home Businesses They say that the best time to start a new business is during an economic downturn. […]

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Adding Human Relationships to Your Work-at-Home Routine

I’m constantly singing the praises of working at home; but I have to admit – there are times when it’s a lonely gig. There are days spent all by yourself, in your bedroom or office. Unlike a normal office, there’s little to no social interaction (aside from the family and an attention-starved cat). I’m introvert and I’m pretty comfortable […]

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How to Project a Professional Image When You Work at Home

Lots of home business owners, freelancers and other solo entrepreneurs face a “credibility” challenge. When potential clients visit their website and see that it’s “just them,” it can make them nervous. I know I deal with this issue in my business. People will sometimes call me and ask, “Do you work alone?” or “Can I come to […]

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Finding Work-at-Home Jobs on Craigslist and Monster

If you want to switch your source of income from a job outside the home to a work-at-home income, finding a work-at-home job can be a great solution. What are work-at-home jobs and where can you find one? Two places to start looking are Craigslist and Monster.  What Is a Work-at-Home Job? A work-at-home, or telecommute job, […]

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How to Learn a Marketable Skill in 30 Days

Want to find a legitimate work-at-home job – or launch a freelance service – but don’t have the necessary skills yet? Instead of going back to that office job, why not conduct your very own 30-day on-the-job training course? Here’s how to do it. #1 Identify the Skill Whether it’s medical transcription or graphic design, copywriting or web […]

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Muslimah Business Spotlight: Julianne Kinsey, Women Who Thrive

It’s been close to a year since the last Muslimah Business Spotlight post. You may have even noticed fewer posts published on the site. One reason is that I’ve been putting more time into completing professional training and certification and growing my client base and business. It’s been a lot of hard work, but it […]

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4 Tips for Blogging to Promote and Grow Your Business

Using blogs and other social media can be very effective for getting more local business. Most people think of social networking as only a way to drive global traffic. However, it can be used very effectively for getting local business as well. Here are four tips to make it work: #1) Target local keywords This […]

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How to Write When You’re Not a Writer

As a business owner you’re called on to manage a variety of tasks. Due to the importance of content, one of those tasks is writing. You have content to create. This can be a scary and potentially overwhelming concept. Many people fear writing or put it off because they don’t consider themselves to be writers. […]

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Tips and Ideas to Repurpose and Reuse Your Content

The way I see it, content is an investment. You spend a lot of time planning and writing it. You probably also spend a lot of time planning and researching it. It makes good business sense to make the most of your investment. When you repurpose and reuse your content, you maximize your return. Here […]