HMS Articles

September 5, 2013

Challenges of Working from Home

Independence vs. Isolation vs. Ability to Work Independently “Working from home” is often high on the wishlist of traditional office-workers. The independence to work when we feel like, the flexibility to manage time to suit our convenience,  extra time we can possibly give ourselves or our loved ones, or not having a boss to deal with on a daily basis — there are a number of reasons why working from home is aspirational for many. The […]
August 7, 2013

How to Conduct Market Research?

Whether you have a new business or product idea, want to make changes to an existing product line, or want to reach out to newer markets, feeling the pulse of the market is among the first things you should address. Why? As professionals closely involved in the everyday operation of a business, it’s easy and natural to have a bias in favor of the product or service. This bias, can often cloud the judgment. Acceptance of […]
July 15, 2013

Do YOU have the Self Discipline to Work From Home?

In the last article the importance of choosing and wearing the right attitude to successfully work from home was discussed. Every day we have a choice of what attitude we wear. This is the one choice that we can choose daily.   What is Self Discipline? The definition of self discipline is “The act of training one’s own feelings, desires, and/or emotions with the intent of improving oneself for moral or mental improvement”. Self-discipline is the […]
July 15, 2013

Do YOU Have the Attitude it Takes to Work from Home?

Working from home can seem like the answer to all of your prayers. It can relieve transportation costs, daycare costs and it can even open up more doors for family time. Many even think that working from home can be stress free with no one holding you down, and no office/peer pressure. In fact, some believe that working from home is the solution to all of their problems! All of these ideologies are correct if you […]