How to Give Yourself an Advantage in the Work-At-Home Job Market

Written by Angela Wu

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Know what you're willing to do, or 'give up', in order to work from home. Remember that not all employers will permit their telecommuters to work their own hours; some of them will want you to workrepparttar same hours as regular employees -- you just get to do it fromrepparttar 117743 comfort of your home.


Employers know that there are plenty of willing home workers; they can afford to be choosy. If you have a degree, diploma, or other certification, it may very well work in your favor. For example, many telecommuting positions require candidates to have excellent computer skills and familiarity with several types of software.


Applying for a job overrepparttar 117744 Internet is just like applying for a job inrepparttar 117745 'real world'. Follow application instructions. Takerepparttar 117746 time to create a professional cover letter and resume, and send your application torepparttar 117747 right address. Attention to detail counts; there's no reason why employers would want to hire someone who can't be bothered to put in an effort.

Telecommuting is a wonderful option, but visions of easy days spent chatting onrepparttar 117748 phone with friends or watching TV are just myths. Just like inrepparttar 117749 'real world', you are responsible for getting a job done, and accountable to your employer.

Working at home is a goal. If it's something you really want, then come up with a plan to achieve your goal and then work hard to meet it.


Angela is the editor of the At Home Workers Express, an email newsletter packed with practical, hype-free tips for people who want to start a work-at-home career. Subscribe free by visiting .

All Roads Lead To Rome

Written by John Colanzi

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Please take note; I didn't say a big list, I said a big targeted list.

When you sit down to map out your marketing strategy, your goal is to identify your target audience and put 90% of your efforts into building your list.

* Every page on your website should have a link to your list.

* Every ebook you give away should have a link to your list.

* Every email course you offer should have a link to your list.

* Every article you write should have a link to your list.

All roads no longer lead to Rome, they should lead to your list.

Build your targeted list and your success is guaranteed.

Wishing You Success, John Colanzi Street Smart Marketing

Copyright (c) 2000 - 2002 John Colanzi. John publishes the "Street Smart Marketing" newsletter. To subscribe Don't forget to get your free email course. "How To Create Your First E-mail Workshop in 3 Days!"

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