Home Work Retired

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. Hosted by Dave Caolo. You can submit your questions here.

Hosted by Dave Caolo.



#49: Five Productivity Myths

March 1, 2013 at 2:00PM • 45 minutes

This week our series on freelancing continues as Dave and Aaron discuss record keeping and overhead. No Downton Abbey this week.


#48: Record Keeping and Overhead

February 22, 2013 at 2:00PM • 44 minutes

This week our series on freelancing continues as Dave and Aaron discuss record keeping and overhead. No Downton Abbey this week.


#47: Invoicing

February 15, 2013 at 2:00PM • 36 minutes

This week our series on freelancing continues as Dave and Aaron discuss invoicing, both tools and practices. Plus, they debut the brand-new listener mail theme! HUGE thanks to listener Kyle Evans who created it for us.


#46: Contracts

February 8, 2013 at 2:00PM • 46 minutes

This week our series on freelancing continues as Dave and Aaron discuss contracts. They talk about why you need one and identify the features that every contract should have.


#45: Project Management

February 1, 2013 at 2:00PM • 59 minutes

This week our series on freelancing heads into the realm of project management, and with Dave out sick, professional copywriter and all-around star home-worker Jason Rehmus fills in. We talk about setting up projects, managing expectations, contracts and testimonials. It's awesome.


#44: Rate Of Pay

January 25, 2013 at 2:00PM • 49 minutes

Dave and Aaron continue their series on freelancing. This time, it's setting your price. A big topic and the guys share some nice insights and tips.


#43: Educating Clients

January 18, 2013 at 2:00PM • 39 minutes

In episode two in our series on freelancing, Aaron and Dave discuss clients even further, including how and why to educate them to your process.


#42: Finding Clients

January 11, 2013 at 1:00PM • 42 minutes

When things get busy, it's important to change how we work in order to stay on top of everything. Dave and Aaron discuss how they adapt to crazy schedules and busy weeks.


#41: Dealing With Freedom

January 4, 2013 at 6:00PM • 28 minutes

Aaron and Dave discuss the freedom that home workers enjoy. Just don't get carried away!Aaron and Dave discuss the freedom that home workers enjoy. Just don't get carried away!


#40: Busy

December 21, 2012 at 6:00PM • 35 minutes

When things get busy, it's important to change how we work in order to stay on top of everything. Dave and Aaron discuss how they adapt to crazy schedules and busy weeks.