Home Work

Home Work

A weekly advice podcast for people who work from home, whether freelancer or telecommuter. We address listener-submitted questions, comments and concerns about all aspects of working from home. You can submit your questions here.

Hosted by Dave Caolo and Harry Marks.

#156: The 4th Folder is Called 'Leads'

April 3, 2015 at 6:00AM • 42 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about managing the flow of clients. How do you stay in touch with people you've worked with in the past, and how do you manage new leads who have yet to sign on the dotted line?

#155: Creative Block

March 27, 2015 at 7:00AM • 38 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about creativity. What happens when the well runs dry, and how do you keep your ideas fresh and flowing?

#154: The Business of the Little Things

March 20, 2015 at 10:00AM • 34 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about some of the nuances of marketing and running a business.

#153: Professional Ego

March 13, 2015 at 6:00AM • 45 minutes

Aaron and Dave talk about silent client breakups, and what effect they have on the ego of the typical freelancer.

#152: Mail Bag - March 2015

March 6, 2015 at 6:00AM • 40 minutes

Dave and Aaron answer some listener mail. They cover client meeting etiquette, as well as scheduling email time (or not). Don't miss this helpful episode.

#151: Workaholism

February 27, 2015 at 6:00AM • 20 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about the inability some people have to stop working.

#150: Sleep

February 20, 2015 at 6:00AM • 45 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about sleep, digital screens, reading before bed, and the entrepreneurial badges of honor.

#149: Goals

February 13, 2015 at 6:00AM • 44 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about setting goals, and the difference between SMART goals and CLEAR goals.

#148: Todo App Essential Features

February 6, 2015 at 9:00AM • 35 minutes

With a plethora of task management apps out there, it's hard to pick which one to use. Dave and Aaron chat about the features they consider to be essential before they'll even give a new app a chance.

#147: Note Systems

January 30, 2015 at 6:00AM • 39 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about how they manage their notes, both digital and paper, and how those systems help them work smarter and faster.