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. Hosted by Aaron Mahnke and Dave Caolo. You can submit your questions here.

Hosted by Aaron Mahnke and Dave Caolo.



#194: Season 2: Episode 1 - Email Apps

February 1, 2016 at 6:00AM • 1 hour 9 minutes

Dave and Aaron kick off season 2 of Home Work with special guest Kelly Guimont. Together, the trio walk into the Hall of Email, and tackle the first topic in a series of 10: email apps.

Season 2 is here...let's get some work done!


#193: Season Three Wrap-Up

December 29, 2015 at 12:00PM • 37 minutes

Dave and Aaron chat about where the show has been, and where it's going.


#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.