Muslimahs Working at Home

 

Morning Routines Help Jump Start Productivity

As of today, my four kids are home on summer break. As they lay sleeping like the little angels they are, I am already well into my work day. In the past, even the most subtle change in my daily routine would throw a wrench in my productivity. But I’ve discovered that keeping a morning routine […]

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How to Get a Work-at-Home Job with Apple

Everyone knows about Apple, right? The technology innovator behind such commonly used products like the iPhone, iPad, iMAC, AppleTV, etc? What you may not know is that Apple is also a proponent of telecommuting and provides job opportunities for remote positions you can do from home! Apple hires full-time employment, seasonal (temporary) jobs, jobs specifically […]

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The End of the School Year Frenzy

There’s so many balls in the air right now. First, I’m counting down to the end of another school year. In just three weeks – you heard me, THREE WEEKS – summer break will officially begin. This is always a stressful time for us. The kids all have a harder time getting up for fajr and getting […]

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Burnout Recovery: Taking Control of My Work-at-Home Life

I’ve been trying something a little different for the past couple of months. I’ve been spending most of my weekends “offline,” giving myself a nice break before starting my work week again come Monday.  Once upon a time you’d very likely find me hanging out on Twitter, Facebook, and a handful of online groups/forums 7 […]

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Here’s What’s Keeping You From Getting a Work-at-Home Job

This morning I took a look at the Work-at-Home poll results on the top right-hand of the site. It’s been a while since I’ve checked, and so far more than 200 people have cast votes for their preferred work-at-home situation. The last time I checked, more people were in favor of starting/running their own online […]

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How to Find Clients on Forums and Message Boards

Believe it or not, it’s possible for freelancers and service providers to generate thousands of dollars worth of business every month just from forums and message boards. In this article, we’ll cover a few of the most popular internet forums/message boards for finding clients for work-at-home projects. WarriorForum The Warrior Forum is one of the largest […]

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Work-at-Home Scams: “Jobs” That Aren’t Real Jobs

One trap those searching for work-at-home opportunities often fall for are fake work-at-home jobs. These are jobs that sound a little too good to be true – and they are. They usually cost you some amount of money to learn the “system,” which never actually works for anyone. These are a few common work-at-home scams you’ll […]

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Why Discipline Matters When You Work at Home

Working from home is everyone’s dream, right? Having your morning coffee lounging around in your PJs while you check your email and sales stats is the best job ever. But this ideal world can quickly take a negative turn if you lack the discipline to stay focused. The Big Myth When you tell your friends and […]

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Avoid Isolation When Working at Home

For some, working at home can be the key to creating work life balance. You can spend quality time with the family and set your  work schedule accordingly. But spending the majority of your time caring for small children and/or working all alone day in and day out can over time lead to feelings of isolation. The feeling of being  all alone […]

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Three Time Management Tips for When You Work from Home

It’s not unusual for mothers to struggle with time management. When you work from home, this task gets even more daunting. Here are three big tips to help you manage your work schedule when home is also the workplace. It’s All Relative Time passes at the same rate day in and day out but the […]