Click here to get this post as a PDF and read it later!
When you’re working from home, you often get the freedom and luxury to make crucial decisions for yourself. This can include choosing your working hours, how much you work, and choosing your tasks too. It can be really freeing and empowering. At the same time, if you wish to study to improve your skills, you can do that too. The best part is you can even do it online. Let’s consider some of the things you may be interested in studying online.
First of all, we have finance skills. Whenever you run your own business or if you are freelance, it is handy to have financial skills. Monitoring and managing your money is important and it can be hard to do if you have no experience with finance. Therefore, an online course can help.
If you are working from home as a self-employed person, then you may need to sell and market yourself and the work that you do. To do that, it’s handy to know how to write. Therefore, choosing a writing course to help boost your skills could be perfect.
Finally, you may find that it helps you to try and pick up some leadership skills. If you do find that you ever take on employees that you will need to know how to manage them. If you’d like to know more about the leadership skills you might need, particularly for leading a more diverse workforce, just take a look at the infographic below.
Infographic Design By Norwich University