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A Bookkeeper Of My Own

Readers share solutions to common home office problems.

This story appears in the January 1998 issue of

Q: Wearing every hat from bookkeeper to marketing coordinator becomes a pain when those tasks cut into my work time. Often I wish there were someone to pay invoices or order new inventory and supplies. While my business is successful, it could be a while before I can afford another employee. Any suggestions?

--Matthew Baxter, a photographer in Boise, Idaho, who has been a homebased business owner since 1989

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