I think the text might look best if "work from home" was separated in its own place/line.
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Work From Home
(each on their own line)
Image wise, maybe something to do with HOME BUSINESS
house? a computer? a video camera? a mobile phone? (as we do video courses).
or some kind of teacher-related object. Maybe a combination of 2 of those.
A few people have been using Academic hats. This is ok, but not ideal. An academic hat is really something a student wears, more so than a teacher.
We are not a college.
We are empowering adults to start their own businesses teaching their expertise online.
Starting a business is often thought of as difficult, but we show them how it can be much easier.
Here are some objects to AVOID using. Do not use books, pencils, envelopes, mice, or ties.
Here are some keywords and phrases that should match with the feeling of the Logo.
work from home
home business online
make the world a better place
quit your day job
be your own boss
start your own business
have a successful online business
be an expert
be proud of yourself
you are more talented than you realize