I've been working from home for a few months now, and because of that I have heard several myths about what it's like to work from home.
Whether you work for yourself and your office is in your home, or if you telecommute and work for someone else, I'm sure you've heard some of the myths below as well.
Don't get me wrong, I LOVE working from home, and I wouldn't change a thing. However, some people have said certain things to me that really make me laugh. Working from home is still work.
I understand that not everyone works from home (although, I did read a statistic in an article the other day that said 30% of workers actually work from home) and the thought itself can seem unattainable, but it is possible for you if you want it. Also, I'm not mad at anyone for anything that is said to me, because I know that I used to think some of the same things.
Here are common myths about working from home.