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Work from Home

To conduct business from one's residence as opposed to an office. Some employees may work from home on a temporary or project basis; for example, one may work from home on a weekend when the office is closed. However, others, notably the self-employed, work from home regularly because they do not have offices. The advent of home computers and the Internet have made working from home easier.
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Teleflora, the world's leading flower delivery service has announced that it will be filling 500+ seasonal work-at-home Consumer Sales Professional positions due to anticipated holiday order growth.
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WORK AT HOME NOW: THE NO-NONSENSE GUIDE TO FINDING YOUR PERFECT HOME-BASED JOB, AVOIDING SCAMS, AND MAKING A GREAT LIVING offers the ultimate guide to finding the work-at-home project desired.
Q I was ripped off by a work-at-home business, but when I tried to return the package, it was refused.
Our Voice over IP Remote Office solution allows our customers to offer more flexibility to their employees, giving them a greater pool of resources, such as work-at-home parents, or people who live too far away from the office to commute daily," said Alex Pierson, voice and Voice over IP general manager, Nortel Networks.
The National Law Journal reported that FINOVA, a financial firm that had made a list of the nation's best employers, intended to reassess its work-at-home program in light of the OSHA directive.
During the later part of the 19th century and first half of the 20th century, however, railroads eroded the work-at-home lifestyle by making it easier for people to commute to their place of employment.
Employers pay about 15 percent less for work-at-home temporaries than for comparable in-office temporaries, said Superior Staffing Vice President Sheri Witte, who is Doll's daughter.
business corporations have formal work-at-home programs, with nearly one million employees participating.
Customer Service Companies' Texas Work-at-Home Program Recognized for Supporting Workforce, Economic Development
After spending four months combing through the current work-at-home websites, forums and resources but getting nowhere, she was able to secure a great at-home position, thanks to help from Waltrip.