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About Sharon Davis

Sharon Davis, Work-At-Home expert, author and consultant, helps people to achieve their goal of working at home, telecommuting or starting a home business. http://www.2Work-At-Home.com List of other articles of interest: http://www.2work-at-Home.com/freecontent.shtml Subscribe to her free ezine: http://www.2work-At-home.com/subscribe.shtml
Be Prepared, In the Event Computer Disaster Strikes

Businesses and individuals alike have all grown to rely on computers. The reliance is never more apparent than when something happens to the horrid little box that makes our lives easier. We expect computers to react a certain way, in certain situations. It nearly always comes as a surprise when the beloved little box, know as a computer, refuses to boot up. Probably even more shocking, is the dawning that we’ve neglected to backup or prepare for the unforeseen disaster that has just been thrust upon us.

Medical Transcription: A Viable Work At Home Career
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Are there really viable work at home jobs out there? This is a question that I’m asked almost daily. The fact is, there are most definitely careers that can be done from your home and there are people who are actually successful in those jobs. One of the fastest growing industries happens to be one that can be done from home: Medical Transcription.

Dig Up A New Career

There seems to be no end to the demand for information on the interent. It’s bought, sold, bartered, and begged for.

A Practical Guide To Starting A Business

Starting a business can be an exciting prospect….or a frustrating, confusing task that seems impossible to conquer.

How To Find A Telecommute Job

The answer may be easier than you think, but there’s a catch.

MLMs- Waste of time or Goldmine?

When most people think about Multi-Level Marketing, they envision slick-talking, insurance salesman-like people pushing their products at everyone in sight. Maybe some of you have even tried MLM’s, didn’t get insanely rich overnight and gave up thinking, “I must not be cut out for this business” or “this is the last time I fall for one of these schemes”.

The Freelancer Within

Every day, I’ll get an email that goes something like this: “I’ve been looking for a homebased job for x number of months now…with no luck. I just want something I can do in the evenings or on weekends so I can supplement my income. Can you help me?”

Can You Afford To Stay Home?

A few years ago, after the birth of our second child, my husband and I were trying to decide whether or not it would be possible for me to stay home.

The Telecommute Tightrope

For many of us, telecommuting seems like the ideal situation. You wake up, shuffle over to your home office, work at your own pace. You take a break when it suits you, you end your day when you’re ready to. You can rearrange your work schedule to fit around your personal life.

Assisting You Virtually- How Virtual Assistants are changing the face of the workplace.

Virtual Assistants, or VA’s are changing the way we do business. Not only is this field growing tremendously, but it’s offering employers and business owners alike an attractive new alternative to hiring employees.

The Reluctant Entrepreneur

It seems odd to think of a person opening a shop, knowing that they’re not at all interested in selling or in face-to-face interaction with customers. But that’s exactly what many Internet business owners have done. And they’ve done it well.

3 Secrets to Landing a Home-Based Position

Landing a telecommute position isn’t easy. Finding them in the first place is like looking for a needle in a haystack. Then, when you finally do find one that looks promising, it’s filled before you can even click on “apply for this job”.

Identity Theft and Your Online Job Search

While identity theft is nothing new, the Web has opened up whole new world of opportunity for identity thieves.

According the FBI, identity theft is the top online fraud. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission says that identity theft is it’s number one source of consumer complaints – 42 percent of all complaints, in 2001.

The Webmaster Guilt Syndrome

People don’t like to talk about it, but it’s time somebody did. Chances are, you or someone you care about suffers from it. It’s Webmaster Guilt Syndrome, or WGS.

The Fear Factor

My brother-in-law is in the process of starting a home business. In fact, he’s been in the process of starting it for over 2 years now.

Invasion of the Email Snatchers

They’re sneaky. And stealthy. They’re quiet and mostly unobtrusive, but once you’ve been visited by them, you’ll know it. Because you’ll be inundated with a seemingly never-ending stream of spam-mails.

They’re email harvesting robots, and chances are you’ve been visited by one.

Remind Me Again Why I Do This…

I recently embarked on a large programming project that became the most frustrating, stressful thing I’ve done since I’ve been in business.

Cereal Mom

I recently heard a woman say that being called a “work at home mom” was professionally demeaning. Being one myself, my initial reaction was to agree with her. “That’s right, I’m a professional, I’m not just a bored housewife dabbling with a hobby here,” I said to myself.

Is Your Business Running YOU?

I lost a client recently. When I asked why he was making a change he said to me, “Your site used to be in the top three results of all the search engines and now it’s not”.

The Invisible Opportunity

How would you feel if you had been searching desperately for something, some magic solution to a problem, and come to find out it was right there in front of you the whole time– you just failed to see it?

The Seven Signs of a Scam

It’s a shame that there are so many people out there trying to rip off the work-at-home job seeker. It’s even more disheartening to see them targeting the stay-at-home mom, the retiree, and the disabled. But the fact remains; they’re out there trying to capitalize on your desire to stay home and earn an income. And they’re making good money while they’re at it, because there’s no shortage of people who want so badly to believe their claims of easy income and instant wealth.

All In The Perspective

Today I almost rented an office.

I know, I know. How on earth could I ever consider giving up working at home?

Well, I did say, “almost”. But there are days when an office looks pretty darn good.

Is Working At Home Really For You?

I remember what it was like when I was still working away from home. I remember all too clearly how desperate I was to quit my job and stay home with my children. It was my mission in life. So….there was a lot of discussion between my husband and I. There were a lot of questions that we asked ourselves; Can we afford to do this? What kind of business could I start and run at home? Am I really ready to give up my demanding, stressful, rewarding career?

Finding the Way Home

It’s very frustrating to receive an email from someone that says, “I really need to work at home. Please help me.”