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Lisa Kanarek

Brother home office expert Lisa Kanarek advises corporations and individuals on all aspects of working from home and writes the blog Working Naked. She is the author of several books, including Working Naked: A guide to the bare essentials of home office life.

30 Recent Stories

10 Ways to Balance Your Work-From-Home Life

10 Ways to Balance Your Work-From-Home Life

When you work from home, it's hard to differentiate your personal from your professional life. Here are tips to help out.
December 21, 2010 in Homebased

Get Organized!

Is your business bogged down? Clear the clutter, and get a fresh start.
June 1, 2006 in Home Based Basics

Organize. . .Don't Agonize

Tips for taking control of your office
April 20, 2006

Moving Beyond Your Home Office

What happens when you grow out of your office or decide homebased life isn't for you?
November 3, 2005 in Growing Your Business

Moving Beyond Your Home Office

What happens when you grow out of your office or decide homebased life isn't for you?
November 3, 2005 in Grow Your Business

Time to Find Help

Is it time to hire some outside help for your business? Check out your options.
November 16, 2004

Making Traveling Easier

Keep your travel headaches in check with these tips.
February 1, 2001 in Magazine

Organizing. . . One Bite At A Time

Making it easier to get your office in order
February 1, 2001 in Magazine

Making the Case

Stay productive on the go with a well-organized briefcase.
January 1, 2001 in Magazine

Keeping Time

Increase your efficiency by evaluating how you use your time.

Follow Through on Your Follow-up

Use these methods to organize your commitments to clients.
December 1, 2000 in Magazine

Reading List

8 quick and easy ways to keep your books under control
December 1, 2000 in Magazine

Time To Kill

Got some downtime? Spend it wisely with these quick and easy tasks.
November 1, 2000 in Magazine

Time to Find Help

Is it time to hire some outside help for your business? Check out your options.
November 1, 2000 in Magazine

Product: Sentry's Fire-Safe

You can't always prevent a fire disaster, but you can keep your valuables safe from going up in flames.
November 1, 2000 in Magazine

File That Pile

10 ways to improve your filing system
October 1, 2000 in Magazine

Choosing an Organizer

Answer these questions to find out if you should buy a digital or a paper planner.
October 1, 2000 in Magazine

Product: CD Cylinder

Is your CD collection becoming the Leaning Tower of Pisa?
October 1, 2000 in Magazine

Quiz: How Do You Work?

Boost productivity by organizing your office to fit your work style.
September 1, 2000 in Magazine

Keep Your Office Safe

What safety hazards lurk in your home office?
September 1, 2000 in Magazine

Product: The Multi Worker

Is that an office in your pocket, or.
September 1, 2000 in Magazine

Preparing For Natural Disasters

Tornadoes, floods and earthquakes, oh my! Prepare for natural disasters before they strike.
August 1, 2000 in Magazine

Productive Meetings

Follow these tips to make the most of meetings.
August 1, 2000 in Magazine

Product: Adjustable Computer Organizer

Find space where you thought you had none with this storage product for your monitor.
August 1, 2000 in Magazine

Five Tools for Improving Your Efficiency

Neaten up your office and economize your time with these tips.
July 1, 2000 in Magazine

What's Worth More: Time or Money?

If you're spending time to save money, you may be spending more than you bargained for.

Product: Fellowes Premier 10 Outlet Surge Protector

No more crawling to reach your unruly equipment cords.
July 1, 2000 in Magazine

I Hate My Boss!

Take our advice--and our quiz--and find out how to go easy on your most valued employee: yourself.
June 1, 2000 in Magazine

To Whom It May Concern

Is your correspondence wasting others' time?
June 1, 2000 in Magazine

Cutting Out The Dead Wood

Use these methods to reduce the amount of paper you use in your office.
June 1, 2000 in Magazine