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Expert Advice | Interview With A Job Expert

Appen recently interviewed Co-Founder of Rat Race Rebellion Christine Durst, an early leader in the work-from-home movement. We asked Christine about why she’s passionate about remote, flexible work, how to find work-from-home jobs, and how to spot online scams. Read on to hear her tips on working from home. 1. What made you passionate about advocating for working from home? …

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Appen Named #1 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019 by FlexJobs

Appen Named #1 Company to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019 by FlexJobs Appen ranks top among companies hiring remote workers Sydney, NSW, Australia, January 18, 2019 — Appen is proud to announce that it has been ranked #1 on the FlexJobs’ annual list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019. This list is based …

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How Flexible Work Can Help You Meet Your New Year’s Resolutions

Do you make New Year’s resolutions? It’s fun to set personal goals for the year, although it’s not always easy to achieve them. But it’s very possible to make your dreams come true this year, especially for those of us with flexible, work-from-home jobs. Remote jobs are wonderful for many reasons, one of which is the added control you have …

Do You Have What It Takes To Work From Home?

Do You Have What It Takes To Work From Home?

Self-motivation is the most important trait to possess as a remote worker. Since you’ll be working independently, you’ll probably have a lot of control over your schedule. Staying motivated to do your tasks in a timely manner will set you up for success.

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5 Productivity Tips When Working from Home

It can be challenging to maintain focus in a traditional office environment. Noise and water-cooler chitchat may work against your productivity. A successful workday requires an intentional mindset for making the most of your time. In a work-from-home environment, it’s important to stay mindful of habits that will help you maintain focus and productivity. Here are 5 tips for kickstarting …

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Meet Cherapa W. From The Asia-Pacific Region

Appen is proud to offer remote and online opportunities for workers in countries all around the world. We spoke to one of our Appen freelancers in Thailand about the skills she learns and the ways she improves her work-life balance. Projects at Appen are great because I know I will get paid to learn about something new. It is rewarding …

Expert Advice | Top 9 Tips for Setting Up A Home Office

Lashay Hudson is a guest writer for Life at Appen. Lashay started the blog Dream Home Based Work in 2008. To learn more about how to make money from home, you can visit Lashay’s website dreamhomebasedwork.com Working from home and remote work have become very acceptable in today’s world. Companies are adopting flexible jobs as a hiring approach and some …