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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting a Home-Based Business, 3rd Edition by Barbara Weltman

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Chapter 15
Separating Business from Pleasure
In This Chapter
◆ Finding the time for work and pleasure
◆ Keeping your business separate from the family
◆ Training yourself to take time off
One of the things that makes working from home so great—having family and business all in one place—is also the very thing that makes a home-based business so difficult to run. Your personal life spills over into your business and vice versa.
 
This scenario is all too common: a suburbanite with two small children dreams of starting her own business. Her dream turns into a nightmare when she can’t figure out how to run her business in between her children’s naps, school bus schedules, and other family demands. Then there’s the young professional couple who end ...

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