Skip to main content
Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 1
The intangibles –I would be working from home again is both a plus and a minus. It would mean a whole new learning avenue in terms of a new product and entry into the health care field. Huge opportunity there.

A couple things come to mind when reading this.

You said you can save $3k/year since your kids won't need their afterschool programs. Can you work efficiently with the kids around? Return calls, sit in on telecons, go in for face-to-face meetings when necessary?

They said they will be grooming you for another position. While this is good to hear, suppose it doesn't pan out? How would you feel about your future @ the new company now?
Also, you will be new to the company, new to the field, and working from home. How will you get to know your co-workers, learn the company culture/politics, learn a new field & customers, and get groomed for a higher position all from a remote site? It sounds like you have experience working from home, so perhaps these issues are all trivial tor you
Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.