6 Easy Steps to Separating Your Personal Life from your Business

Written by Mike Law

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4. If getting after-hours business calls or work day personal calls is a problem, it helps to have a separate business phone line, or at least an answering machine or voice mail, to takerepparttar incoming calls. This also gives your business a more professional appearance to clients than if you and your family make and receive calls fromrepparttar 149246 same phone line.

5. If at all possible, try to separate your “home office” fromrepparttar 149247 rest of your home. If you don’t haverepparttar 149248 luxury of a separate room, a room partition or screen can be just as helpful. This also serves as a visual cue to family that you’re working and shouldn’t be bothered.

6. Dress and act professionally while working. Some people find it helpful to dress in casual business attire during their working hours. This reinforces that just because you’re working from home doesn’t make you any less of a professional. Answerrepparttar 149249 phone with your name, or business name, and keep your children offrepparttar 149250 phone during business hours. Also, spend money investing inrepparttar 149251 tools you need to do your job right. A cell phone, fax machine or even a budget computer can help turn your home office into a true workspace.

If you follow all of these tips and stick with them, chances are you’ll find a routine that not only makes you feel productive and active in your business, but also projectsrepparttar 149252 message that you mean business – literally!

Mike Law is CEO of WealthOnTap.com a company which mentors people on making a living on the internet. http://www.pluginprofitsitebiz.info Complete Money Making Site Setup FREE!

Loose Lips Sink Ships

Written by Tia Scott

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example, I have my own personal method of placing Google Adsense on my pages. If you visit any of my sites, you could probably figure out easily whatrepparttar placement method is, it’s not that hard, kudos to you if you figure it out. However, if someone asked me about Google Adsense placement, I’d send them to this page: https://www.google.com/support/adsense/bin/answer.py?answer=17954&ctx=en:search&query=placement&topic=0&type=f I don’t like to tell anyone my methods because I don’t want my competitors to know and information tends to be digitally raped at this place calledrepparttar 149230 internet.

Just use your head before you lend knowledge to others. If there is a certain way you do business that is out ofrepparttar 149231 norm, something that is tailored to your business, or something you had to figure out a solution to on your own, it’s probably best you don’t go around making posts about it onrepparttar 149232 internet.

With saying that, I feel so much better now. This probably saved someone from getting a spanking.

Tia is CEO of Client Centers, LLC, an internet and graphic service business based in Florida since 2000. She is also the editor and founder of www.NerdByte.com

This article is free for reprint without the permission of the author as long as proper credits are left intact.

Tia Scott CEO Client Centers, LLC www.clientcenters.com www.NerdByte.com

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