Flexible Careers for Moms Who Work from Home

How to build a career that still lets you be there to help with homework.


Maybe that hour-each-way commute, the endless overtime, and the weekend work travel didn’t seem so bad before you had kids – but now you’re dreaming of staying home while still making a little extra cash. If your company doesn’t offer the option of telecommuting, then it may be time for a job that lets you set your own hours, squeeze in conference calls during naptime, and finish projects while your kids are working on their homework. Here are five ways to turn your career, your hobby, or your personality traits into flexible jobs you can do from home.