January 9-15 is Home Office Safety and Security Week. When you start a home business, you may tend to do it slowly, acquiring furniture, equipment, programs, and information as you go. Each item you obtained comes with a certain amount of safety or security risks.

This week, make it a point to evaluate the safety and security of your home office from outdoor access to computer passwords. Since home office safety and security is such a broad topic, there are countless aspects you could write about. You may want to start by taking a look at this Safety Checklist (bottom of page).