Are you networking, or building a network?

Are you networking, or building a network?

Network Noun. System of connections Verb. to socialise for professional or personal gain Being part of several online groups I often see the newly self-employed already disheartened that their visit to a local networking event didn’t result in an immediate influx of...
5 free tools to save you time NOW!

5 free tools to save you time NOW!

Sometimes, all it takes is one AMAZING tool to revolutionise your working day. But unless someone tells you about this tool, how are you going to know it exists? Working with entrepreneurs, marketing experts, other VAs and techy types means that I’m often trying...
Time for time-out?

Time for time-out?

The day I wrote this post I did something for the very first time – no mean achievement at my age. It was a Saturday and I was on my own all day. I wanted to do some planning and writing, and despite having a silent house to myself, I took myself off to a busy coffee...
Stop Wasting Time

Stop Wasting Time

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans-John Lennon” If I asked you whether you were short on time, what would you say? What about the amount of time you spend on work? Or hobbies? Or your work-life balance in general? Research by...