How My Work From Home Routine Has Changed

There’s no getting away from it, there have been some huge changes over the last couple of months. With the children homeschooled and work constantly changing, the need to adapt has never been more important. Working from home can be distracting at the best of times if you let it, but now we have a permanent full house I’ve had to completely change how I Read More …

Recognising Your Procrastination Habits

“Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” — James Baldwin We all occasionally put off doing something. When it becomes a habit and a pattern in our everyday existence, it becomes a problem. I don’t feel like … I don’t want to … I’ll do it tomorrow… It’s not as important as… These are all phrases Read More …

Starting a Freelance Business

Starting your own freelancing business can be an exciting time in your career but it can also be a little overwhelming. You have to make tons of decisions, learn about areas that are out of your comfort zone and get some clients. Now, I’m not an expert at setting up a freelance business as I have only had to do it once -thankfully. But I Read More …

Why I Took a Break From Amazon FBA

I started selling products on Amazon FBA in January 2017 And had a pretty good year. Some products I could buy consistently, some were one-offs but all in all I felt good about the business. Then came a low period whereby, I had some stock returned and refunds requested. Almost a whole batch was faulty and it took time and energy to sort this out. Read More …

I Keep Hearing about Passive Income and Side Hustles. What are they?

What is a side hustle? Side Hustles are jobs or services you can run alongside your full time or part time job. Many people start a side hustle for extra cash, as a way of making money from a hobby or sometimes as a test to see if they can run it as a full-time business. A few examples of side hustles: Start selling products Read More …

You Can Create the Time You Need

You are not a helpless victim of time. It doesn’t run away with you. You choose how to spend your time, who you spend it with, and you need to take responsibility for what your choices create in your life and business. Will there be times when these statements don’t feel true? Definitely! You might deal with health issues that reduce your available time to Read More …

Can You Really Find Balance in Life?

  Is there such a thing as finding balance in your life? Some say you can, while others say it is a myth.   Me personally, I think that balance isn’t a set of scales perfectly horizontal with equal objects on each side. I see it more like a see-saw alternating left to right repeatedly, meaning that your focus will move from work to family Read More …

Want Greater Success? Focus on Systems Alongside your Goals

Setting goals is a must for your success, whether it is a weight loss goal or a business goal. You might understand the power of setting goals, but that’s just the beginning. A goal is where you want to end up, but it doesn’t tell you how to get there. Creating systems that move you toward success is the real path to success.   For Read More …

Could You Create a Service Package for your Clients?

What Services Could You Create a Package Around? Sarah was a graphic designer who loved what she did. She enjoyed creating images for her clients to use in their marketing and advertising campaigns. Since she was beginning to max out the amount of time she could spend on her business, she began looking into offering packages. Maybe you’ve heard of packages—some service professionals create a Read More …

5 Ways You Sabotage Your Own Success

  When you’re trying to build a successful business, you always want to put forth your best effort. But sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you can inadvertently sabotage your success. There are five ways most people do this. #1 – You Listen to Others  While there’s nothing wrong with listening to others, especially when it’s helpful, you do have to be wary of Read More …