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Should You Stay or Should You Go? Our writers debate the home office quandary: What happens when you grow out of your office or decide homebased life isn't for you?

By Geoff Williams

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Home sweet home-as a homebased business owner, that perennialcountry sampler phrase encompasses your world. From sharing lunchwith your kids in the kitchen and your hallway commute to yourlinen closet-cum-storage room, your home is your life. So why wouldyou ever give up your home office?

Depending on which camp you reside in, your answer may be asimple "Hell no, I won't go!" or the appreciably morecomplex, "It's inevitable. My kids (and spouse) don'tunderstand the concept of a closed door. I have no space. Therefrigerator and television constantly beckon to me." But nomatter what the problem, is it really necessary to (gasp!) find anoffice away from home?

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