How To Work From Home With A Baby (& Actually Get Work Done)

I was pregnant with our first child when I quit my corporate job and joined my husband in the work-from-home lifestyle. This was pre-COVID years, so it was a somewhat novel approach for both of us to be at home. Little did we know what we were in for, trying to balance our careers, our relationship, and new parenthood…all in a 1,000-square-foot condo. This article…

Working Days Per Month: 2025 Calendar

It’s time to plan out your 2025 business calendar. You need some solid information about the 2025 work calendar: How many working days are there in each month of 2025? How many work hours? When do the federal holidays occur in 2025? In this article, you’ll find everything you need to know about the 2025 work calendar. If you’re in a hurry, here are the…

122 Influential Work-Life Balance Quotes

122 quotes about work-life balance may be excessive, I’ll admit. But trust me when I say this: the list started with over 400 quotes! We whittled it down to by about 75% to bring you the best, most diverse, most influential work-life balance quotes we could find. Still, we don’t expect you to read every single quote. Peruse the library below to find some inspiration…

Providing Equipment For Remote Workers: 4 Options

At the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, companies scrambled to meet the needs of employees abruptly transitioning to remote work environments. While companies and workers have now had several years to adjust to remote work, the initial assumption that most workers would return to the office after the pandemic has been revised. Remote and hybrid work arrangements are part of the new normal, and many businesses are now grappling…

27 Best Work-Life Balance Jobs (By Degree)

I asked my list of Buildremote contributors to define work-life balance. I took 186 responses, counted up all of the common words used, and came up with this crowdsourced definition: parity between the time you have for personal and professional use. That is a good starting point for searching for jobs with the best work-life balance, but really, you should define it for yourself… and then…

Home Office Background Ideas For Zoom Meetings: Complete Guide

You’re ready to improve your home office background for video meetings – enough with the window glare, the slightly made bed, and the poster from ten years ago. You want to present a bit more professionally in Zoom meetings. But on the flip side, you don’t necessarily need the Library of Alexandria behind you. You just need some simple improvements or a backdrop that dresses…

5 Video Conference Backgrounds Reviewed (Avoid These 2!)

You used to jump on video meeting in a hoodie and put it up with the Dallas Cowboys poster over your colleague’s shoulder. But it turns out this work-from-home thing is going to stick and a bad webcam background is the new version of showing up to the office in gym shorts. You’re done showing your guest bed in your home office background or a…

15 Companies That Own Everything You Buy (2024)

A small group of major companies own everything we buy in the world. Well, just about everything. When you go to the grocery store, you may see 20,000 different products. What amazing variety! But flip the labels around and the story looks much different. In this article, we flip the labels to show how most markets are much more consolidated than you might think.  …

Coworking Spaces: Everything You Need To Know

Everything You Need To Know About Coworking Spaces Chapter 1: What is a coworking space? Chapter 2: Benefits of coworking spaces Chapter 3: Coworking statistics Chapter 4: What are the best coworking spaces in the US? Chapter 5: How much do coworking spaces cost? Chapter 6: Coworking websites to find and list a space Chapter 7: What is virtual coworking? What is a coworking space?…