Secrets of a Successful Office at Home Revealed in a New Raleigh SCORE Workshop Series

“Home Office Guru” Dr. Joe Webb Presents Raleigh SCORE Workshops With Practical Advice for Home Businesses and Telecommuters

March 4, 2015 — Wake Forest, N.C. — Do you work from home? Have you ever wanted to? Do you telecommute full- or part-time? Looking for sage advice from a seasoned pro on how to work productively and profitably from home? Raleigh SCORE ( has recruited Dr. Joe Webb, co-author of The Home Office That Works! to offer a workshop designed for current or prospective home-based business owners and entrepreneurs. The workshop will be offered six times in five convenient locations.

Working from home has many advantages, but also some pitfalls. In these interactive workshops, you’ll learn essential tips, tricks, and strategies for running a business, or telecommuting, from home. You will be able to ask questions about your business, your home office set-up, software, computers, communications, bookkeeping, and more. The sessions will cover time and money management, and how to handle family, neighbors, and even pets while working at home. The dates of the workshops are:

  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015—Cameron Village Regional Library,
    1930 Clark Avenue, Raleigh.
  • Thursday, May 28, 2015—East Regional Library,
    946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale.
  • Monday, June 15, 2015—North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh.
  • Thursday, June 25, 2015—West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary.
  • Monday, July 06, 2015—Cameron Village Regional Library,
    1930 Clark Avenue, Raleigh.
  • Tuesday, July 14, 2015—Eva Perry Regional Library,
    2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Raleigh SCORE will accept registrations at their website,, starting in April.

Information presented in these workshops is based on The Home Office that Works! Make Working at Home a Success—A Guide for Entrepreneurs and Telecommuters, written by Dr. Joe Webb and Richard Romano. The 2015 edition is available at

“Over our combined 40 years of working from home, we’ve made all the mistakes so now you don’t have to,” said Dr. Webb. “Attendees can start working at home a smoother and better process for all involved.”

Get the book!

The Home Office That Works! Make Working at Home a Success—A Guide for Entrepreneurs and Telecommuters is available in paperback at, or an Amazon Kindle e-book available at Visit the authors’ website at

About Dr. Joe Webb

Consultant, entrepreneur, and economics commentator Dr. Joe Webb started his business career more than 35 years ago, more than 25 of them working at home. While in college, “Dr. Joe” turned a hobby into a home-operated business. He left the comfort of a corporate cubicle in 1987 and launched his consulting career. He started an Internet-based research business in 1995 with a network of other home-based researchers, writers, and consultants, and sold that business to a multinational publisher in 2000. Since then, his interests are in business economics and technology. He is a doctoral graduate in industrial and corporate education from New York University, holds an MBA in Management Information Systems, with baccalaureate work in managerial sciences and marketing. He resides in Wake Forest. And yes, he still has an office at home.

About Raleigh SCORE

Raleigh SCORE is dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and encouraging the formation, growth and success of small business by providing outstanding, FREE counseling and low cost educational workshops to start-ups and small businesses in the Raleigh metropolitan area including Wake, Durham, Johnston, Franklin, Granville and Vance counties.

Editor’s Note…

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Speaking Events and Business Contact:

The authors are available for speaking at events, webinars, and business meetings. The book is an excellent promotional vehicle for retailers and service providers targeting the needs of small and home businesses. The authors can also create custom versions of the book. Dr. Webb and Mr. Romano also offer coaching services for teleworkers/telecommuters, either one-on-one or in small groups; advisement for veteran teleworkers; consulting services for businesses considering hiring teleworkers/telecommuters; and more. For more information about these services, contact the authors at