As many family-owned businesses quickly realize, there is often an overlap between “work from home” and “family business.” Luckily, a lot of the same challenges employees and freelancers face are the same as family-owned businesses. That means the solutions can be modified to work for us as well.
Inspired by a recent SpinSucks article, “Three Challenges to Remote Work and How to Overcome Them,” here are three most common challenges I see with family-owned / work-from-home businesses and some creative solutions on how to deal with them.
- Being productive
- Staying focused
- Clear division between work and home