Can You Really Work From Home? Yes, With Some Planning.
Working from home sounds so romantic. Lots of time with the husband the kids, you can take your time to get to your office, you can work in your pajamas - no one will know but you. And it is great to work from home - whether it be one day a week or every day.
But In order to be successful as either an employer who offers telecommuting as a benefit or as an employee who works from home you need to know some the realities involved. Take it from one who's been there - working from home is great...but it takes planning.
Check out my experience working from home: http://www.careerlifeconnection.com/blog/2008/12/16/working-from-home-the-reality/