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Home Office Homeowners Insurance Checklist

Insurance coverage is an important consideration for telecommuters, but not all insurance companies guarantee coverage when you operate a business from your home. As a self-employed professional, the last thing you need is to be out of business because of a lawsuit, fire, natural disaster, or injury. However, according to the Insurance Information Institute, most insurance […]

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Autumn Inspired Home Offices

“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” ― Lauren DeStefano Do you want to bring touches autumn’s beauty into your home office? We have three suggestions for how to do it! Fall Walls […]

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10 Home Office Halloween Decor Ideas

Looking to add a little haunting holiday spirit to your home office this Halloween? We have just the thing! Actually, 10 of them.  From DIY projects to items you can purchase at a reasonable cost, Virtual Vocations has put together a list of some of our favorite simple and spooky Halloween decorations that will make your […]

Create Your Best Home Office

Everything from the height of your chair to the location of your desk can influence your work, but how do you establish a home office that inspires you to do your best work every day?  An infographic created by The Huffington Post has helped us develop some new ideas for creating a productive and professional home […]

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Small Ways to Create Big Distinctions Between Your Home and Home Office

When your personal and professional lives share a roof it can be difficult to separate the two. In order to be successful at managing both their home and home office, telecommuters need to create a clear division between their professional and personal spaces. Follow these simple suggestions for creating that distinction: Use a separate phone line […]

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Wonderful White Home Offices

Who says home offices can’t wear white after Labor Day? Most of us think of a white room as clinical and boring, but white is common in modern office design because provides a clean, elegant, and simple setting for your work. Check out these home offices that will make you go wild for white! Modern and Bright […]

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Home Office Makeover: Don’t Be Scared of Patterns

Incorporating patterns into your home office décor doesn’t have to be as frightening as working in a cubicle. We’re stripping away the fear of a bold home office makeover and showing you how patterns can be used to highlight your favorite colors, showcase your quirky personality, or break up boring white walls. Stripes Whether found on furniture, walls or a […]

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Modern Home Offices

Modern home offices don’t have to feel cold and clinical. Here are three design suggestions for modern home offices that pair clean lines and elegant finishes with workspace warmth and comfort.   Glass, Wood & Metal In modern design, glass and metal pair as well as peanut butter and jelly. This sleek desk begs you to […]

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Home Office Inspiration: Adding a Touch of Americana

With the Fourth of July on the horizon, we’re showing you how to incorporate patriotic décor into your home office. Inspired by the Oval Office – the ultimate home office – here are three ways to add a touch of Americana charm to your work space just in time for Independence Day. Old Glory While displaying […]

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How to Prep Your Home Office for Summer

Edited June 25, 2014 Summer has just begun, but many telecommuters are already feeling the heat in their home offices.  Beat the heat and big utility bills this summer with these tips for prepping your home office for a temperature spike. Install a window awning. Deflect some of the summer sun and give your home office […]