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Finding Balance When Work and Life Collide [Infographic]

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For many of us, work now shares a common space and schedule with raising children, socializing, and caring for ourselves. It can be hard to adapt and allocate our mental and physical resources to give both the attention they deserve. But finding balance, even in these troubling times, is necessary. So, let’s get started.   

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Remote Working: Make the Transition to Working from Home [Infographic]

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Well, here we are again. Another week begins and we’re still working from home. We might as well face it. We could be here a while. But look on the bright side, telecommuting does have its advantages. The commute is certainly a lot easier. The only traffic jam you’ll likely experience is when the kids are hogging the bathroom. More importantly, research suggests that working from home can actually make you more productive. Your living room can be a productive workspace. You just have to make the transition to telecommuting.   

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How to Stay Focused While Working From Home [Infographic]

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Working from home sounded like a dream come true. After all, you never have to change out of your pajamas. You commute involves shuffling down the hall to the kitchen in your fuzzy bunny slippers. It’s has to be great, right? Well, as many of us are learning as we’re forced to work from home for the first time, life doesn’t always live up to expectations. Without the structure of the office, it’s not easy keep your mind from wandering. Maybe you’re worried about the current world situation. Maybe you’re thinking about homeschooling the kids. You might even be lost in deep speculation about what’s going to happen next on that show you’ve been binge watching. One thing’s for sure, the hard part about working from home is staying focused.   

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How to Ace the All-Important Interview for a Remote Job [Infographic]

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A remote job may seem like a dream come true. But you need to ace the interview first.

Now, thanks to this infographic from Hubstaff that focuses on how to perform well for an interview for a remote job, you can.   

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Working from Home: Good or Bad for Your Career?

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A new survey from CollegeRecruiter.com found most people are very eager to work from home.

Seventy percent of workers would rather telecommute than work in the office.

But is working from home all it is really cracked up to be? It sounds like a dream, but can you really get your work done with all the distractions of home surrounding you? And can you move up in your career when you aren’t in the office? On the other hand working from home could reduce a lot of stress. Let’s look at some of the pros and cons.   

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