Members’ Blog Posts

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Publishing your blog posts on this website is one of the benefits of your membership and helps you to reach a wider audience with your expertise. You can find out more about MOTUS membership here.

Why I am a Brand Storyteller and not a Writer

Identity can be a slippery subject. After 20 years working as an English Teacher I’m really excited about giving myself a chance to do something that I’ve always wanted to do. Essentially that means that I want to write. That would make me “a writer”. You are what you...

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10 Top Questions asked about Virtual Business Support

I think it is fair to say that a lot of business owners aren't aware that they can have remote support for their business without having the tie-ins or costs of an employee. I've put together 10 FAQs to hopefully help answer some of these questions. If you've got any...

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Highwaymen & Hangings

A beautiful walk just minutes from Littonfields Barn will bring you into the stunning Cressbrook Dale. In the dale you you will find a tall limestone stack dominating the north end of the valley. This is referred to locally as either Peter’s Stone or Gibbet Rock.The...

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4 things you need to know about Health Kinesiology

- It isn’t a talking therapy… … you don’t have to reveal anything you don’t want to. There is no need to worry about being put on the spot or having to revisit experiences that you would rather not. In fact, I have worked with clients who have preferred not to share...

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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 out...

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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...

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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 John...

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Top Time Killers – Save up to 8 hours each week

I recently carried out a short, free Udemy course on productivity and getting 10 times more done in half the time. The course highlights the top time killers, with an indication that following these tips could gain you 8 hours each week. I decided to implement one...

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Five quick and easy ways to get organised

by Deborah Hoult - Virtual Assistant Everyone is short of time, so finding ways to make life that bit easier are always welcome. Here are 5 quick and easy ways to bring some order into your life: Email – Gmail really has everything you need. Although you may roll your...

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