Web work: Not for the insecure?

Issues like time management and work-life balance challenges have been covered on WebWorkerDaily before, but one difficult aspect of solo work studied by Susan J. Ashford, professor at the University of Michigan, is less often discussed: the challenges to ego and self-worth that solo work presents.…

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Put an End to Work-life Struggles

There will always be times when we need to work overtime to get something finished, or because we take on responsibilities for a colleague who's on leave, or because we're trying to get ahead of the game for some reason. But even without such triggers, many of us find ourselves blurring the lines between work time and down time, which is easy enough to do when your home space is your work space. If you're the type of person who tends to find themselves working longer hours, or doing little bits of work when you have spare moments on the weekend, these tips might help you to keep the boundaries between work and personal time nice and clear.…

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