IF YOU LISTEN to the economists, the trend gurus, the urban planners and the politicians, working from home is the Next Big Thing. Why, just last week the city of Minneapolis said so in its much-ballyhooed 25-year plan: "The ability to run a small business from the home feeds an entrepreneurial spirit that may otherwise never be kindled in the face of considerable obstacles... Home-based businesses are exactly the kind of activity that the city must accommodate as the nature of work changes [read: downsizing, telecommunications, people wanting to stay closer to... More >>>