Home Work

Home Work

A weekly advice podcast for people who work from home, whether freelancer or telecommuter. We address listener-submitted questions, comments and concerns about all aspects of working from home. You can submit your questions here.

Hosted by Dave Caolo and Harry Marks.



#192: Scheduling Meetings with Clients and Teams

December 21, 2015 at 6:00AM • 42 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about scheduling meetings, their favorite tools, and how they fit their needs.


#191: Holiday Prep

December 14, 2015 at 6:00AM • 35 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about what they do to prepare for a long holiday like Christmas.


#190: Dave Solo

December 7, 2015 at 6:00AM • 26 minutes

Dave is flying solo this week, and he answers listener mail about weekly reviews, and keeping mail accounts separate. And a big end-of-year announcement about the show.


#189: Hidden Costs

November 30, 2015 at 5:00AM • 31 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about the hidden costs behind the items on their todo lists, and how to plan for better productivity.


#188: Sick Days

November 23, 2015 at 12:00PM • 22 minutes

Dave is sick, so he and Aaron discuss sick days and how they impact our productivity.


#187: Changing Roles

November 8, 2015 at 10:15PM • 33 minutes

Dave and Aaron discuss their changing roles both in and out of work, get carried away, and skip the mailbag. But it was a good talk.


#186: Telecommuting and Break Time

October 30, 2015 at 12:00PM • 37 minutes

Aaron asks Dave about his commute and use of break time at his new day job.


#185: Stress and Work Ethics

October 23, 2015 at 12:00PM • 33 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about how they handle stress, what stresses them out, and work ethic.


#184: Portable Work Habits

October 14, 2015 at 11:00AM • 54 minutes

Dave and Aaron talk about software and tools that move easily back and forth between one office and the next.


#183: DDOS Dissertations

October 9, 2015 at 4:00PM • 43 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about the world of grad school as a "work from home" job, bad developer ideas, and learning from your mistakes. And airline travel. And Slack.