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How to Stop Work Getting on Top of You


Whatever kind of work you do, sometimes it can all get too much. It’s easy for your workload to get out of control and leave you feeling like it’s getting on top of you. This is not a healthy situation to be in. Too much work can have adverse effects, leaving you feeling stressed and anxious. In the blogging and…

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What Do you Need for Working from Home?


Striking out on your own and running your own business can be incredibly rewarding. You might have a fantastic idea and be looking forward to being your own boss. Thankfully for new entrepreneurs there are plenty of organisations such as FSB that offer advice, support and different services that can help get a new idea off the ground. There are…

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Working from Home – Three Lessons I Learned the Hard Way


Working from home is the perfect set up for my family and I.  Doing so has so many positives for us. As is often the case though, things don’t always go according to plan. Here are three major lessons that working from home has taught me the hard way! Life likes to get in the way – I’m the queen…

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Working from Home – Are you Ready to Take the Leap?


Do you dream of working from home, but the possibility of it just seems a million miles away? Are you scared to make that jump from employed to self-employed, even though it’s what you’ve always wanted? Sound familiar? You’re in the right place!  When I had children I had a vision of working from home, so that I could be…

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Rebalancing Your Work Life As A Parent


Picture Credit   When you first become a parent, balancing your work life and career with your new job of being a mother/father is something that takes a lot of adjusting to. There are so many people who don’t return to the job that they once had pre-parental responsibilities, and it’s not unusual to feel disillusioned with your work life…

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9 Ways Being a Mum Can Seriously Bulk Out Your CV


Image source   It is common for mums to downplay all the many many things learnt and the many many skills gained from being a mum. The fact is, us mums acquire a huge amount of highly transferable skills so when it comes to thinking about going back to work, we should feel much more confident than we do.  …

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How to Maintain Drive and Ambition when you’re Self-Employed


Self-employment is the dream of many. You get to work when you want, stay in bed until brunch and still earn enough money to keep you and yours in the lifestyle you’ve become accustomed to, right? Wrong! To become a success in the self-employment game you need drive and ambition by the bucket load. There’s no staying in bed and…

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Make Money from Home by Putting your Writing Skills into Practice


For many people working from home is a dream that they never think will come true. Finding legitimate work that you can undertake from inside own four walls isn’t easy, but it’s not impossible either. One of the best ways to work from home is to take up freelance writing. If you love writing, have top notch grammatical skills and…

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Freelancing – Earning a Living as a Stay at Home Mum


It has been said a million times, but it’s true, being a stay at home mum is more work than a full-time job, and your shift never really ends! However, many of us still feel unsatisfied in regards to our careers, or are simply a bit short on cash, and crave something to help with both. It might be simply…

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Digital Marketing Book Bundle Giveaway


The world of digital marketing can be a very scary place for us bloggers, but it doesn’t have to be.  The guys over at Exposure Ninja are passionate about giving others the knowledge and skills to tackle the challenging world of SEO and digital marketing.  With their three book bundle, making a success of your corner of the internet will seem…

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