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Young Work From Home Mom

Updated on August 8, 2013

Why To Be Work From Home Mom

It's not uncommon for moms and even dads to work from from home this days. Broadband internet connections made possible for a lot of people to stay at home with there kids and to make living for there family. This is specially convenient for women who want to spend more time with there children, but can't afford not to work. Most common reasons for woman to become Work From Home Mom are:

- More time for family and housework.

- No more commuting and working at the office.

- Working full or part time job at there own pace.

WOrK AT HOME MOM WITH CHILD
WOrK AT HOME MOM WITH CHILD

What Can You Do As Work From Home Mom?

There is plenty opportunities for everyone that wants to work from home. It doesn't mater the level of skills you have, there is something out for you. You can start offering your services or starting your own internet marketing venture. The easiest way is to start with something you are familiar. Here are some of the most common ideas to start with. And the good news is that you only need computer and internet connection to start.

Graphic Designer

This might not be everyone's cup of coffee, but for some is a dream job. As a graphic designer you can work from home for clients all over the world. You will need some skills before you start, but you don't need to be professional designer (but it sure helps if you are). There is a lot of companies and individuals who need smaller graphic jobs. A great place for nonprofessional graphic designers to start are micro-job sites like fiverr.com.

Virtual Assistant

Are you a multitasker or have experiences working in office? Then starting Virtual assistant might be your thing. Many companies, small and big need assistants. Many of them need someone to help them with different tasks. This is where you come in. You can help them with endless array of services depending on your skill sets. You can help them with administrative work, technical and social support. As long you are organized person, you shouldn't have problem with V.A. service.

Copywriting

If you are wordsmith, copywriting could be your thing. Companies are always looking for great copywriters who can write them good copy for press releases, website content, advertisements, sales brochures, commercials or work as ghostwriter. You can start looking for clients on micro-job or freelance sites.

The Work-at-Home Success Bible - A Complete Guide How To Start Your Own Business

This comprehensive bible will show you all the basic thing you need to know before setting up Work From Home business.

The Work-at-Home Success Bible: A Complete Guide for Women:  Start Your Own Business; Balance Work and Home Life; Develop Telecommuting Strategies
The Work-at-Home Success Bible: A Complete Guide for Women: Start Your Own Business; Balance Work and Home Life; Develop Telecommuting Strategies

Learn how to set up home office, how to schedule your work tasks, and how to avoid distractions. This helpful guide will lead you on the road to success.

 

What Else Can I Do?

Here are some of the most common business model that work from home moms can try to do.

Blogging

Are you passionate about a specific topic? Why don't you start your own blog about that topic. There is a lot of people as passionate about same topic as you are and they just eat everything you will write about. Even if you don't know everything about topic, many of your visitors will think of you as an expert on topic. If you are any good, you will start building following. Once you build following, it's quite easy to monetize that traffic. A lot of advertisers are willing to pay you to show ads on your blog. If you have many topics you are interested in, you can build a lot of blogs. This is not the fastest way to earn income, but in long therm you can make good living.

Info Marketing

Info marketing is one of the best paid field on the internet. If you have a lot of knowledge on specific topic, you can produce info products and earn money selling them. There are always people hungry for new information about topic they love or they are looking for solution for there problem. You can use your knowledge to provide them information they are looking for. Info product can ebook, counseling, membership site or class. This might sound difficult, but is much easier then you think.

Online Store

Starting your own website store from home is much easier then you might think. Even if you don't have place for storing the products or time to pack and ship them. You can use on of the many dropshipping companies who can help you with this problem. Dropshipping companies are companies that have a huge warehouses and a lot of products in stock. They will ship those product to to your clients and your clients won't even know that you weren't the one who send packages. All you have to do is forward all the orders you got that day to dropshipping company and they will take care of everything else. You don't need your own stock, warehouse and you don't need to take care of shipping and handling. You will be able to concentrate all your effort on marketing and getting new clients.

As you can see, there is a lot of opportunities for work from home moms. You just have to choose the one you like the best and give it a try.

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How To Manage Work From Home Mom Business?

One of the hardest thing for work from home mom is to manage they work day. They have to juggle between taking care of there children, housework and there work. It's important to organize your work days or you'll have big problem managing your business and meeting deadlines.

One of the first think you should do is creating work schedule. Set your priorities and set how much time and when you want to spend with your family and how much time you want to spend working on business. Try different schedules to find the one that works out the best for you. Try not to be on computer same time that you are with children, because you won't be able to concentrate on your work. It will take longer for you to finish and you probably won't do as good job as you could. So it's smart to plan your working hours when kids are sleeping or when they are at school.

There will be a times when you won't be able to managing everything by yourself. No matter how bad you want it, your work load will be just to high to handle. To handle your work load you will have to neglect your family obligations. Don't let it happens. Don't be too proud to ask for help. Ask you partner to help with work or family. Also think about hiring help if this happens too often. It's easy to find good help this days. You can find someone just like you, another work from home mom who have some time to spare. Or you can find to find someone on freelance websites. The best thing about help like that is that you don't need additional work space or hire them for full time.

Mogul Mom - Join the Work-at-Home Mom Revolution

If you don't like to commute and work at office or just want to spend more time with your kids and still make some money, then this is the book for you.

Mogul Mom - How to Quit Your Job, Start Your Own Business, and Join the Work-at-Home Mom Revolution (Mogul Mom Work-at-Home Book Series)
Mogul Mom - How to Quit Your Job, Start Your Own Business, and Join the Work-at-Home Mom Revolution (Mogul Mom Work-at-Home Book Series)

In this book you will learn if working from home is the right decision for you or your family. You will also learn how to choose the right work from home business, how to set up home business quick and easy, and how to attract and keep clients.

 

I would love to hear from all Work-From-Home moms and all those who would like to be. Share your experiences or any questions you might have.

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      GeniePark 4 years ago

      As one of work from home moms myself, I have to say that you nailed this topic.