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Hey! Work on Your Own Time, Buddy!

Want hours flexible enough to suit your needs and your clients' demands? It's not a huge stretch if you follow our advice.

By Paul and Sarah Edwards • May 5, 2006 Originally published Feb 2, 2003

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QUESTION: One reason Iwanted to start a homebased business was to have flexible hours.How can I work when I want to work and still be available to myclients?

ANSWER: More than any otherfactor, the kind of business you choose determines the flexibilityof your hours. If you're an artist or a craftsperson, forexample, you can usually work at your own pace during the hours ofyour choosing.

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