How To Balance WFH With Home-Schooling Small Children (Again)

For many people, working from home is rather difficult.  They might not have space for decent home offices, needing to work from their kitchen tables or try to tap away at their laptops while lounging on their couches (it’s a nice mental image, but it’s deeply uncomfortable in reality). Maybe they miss the strong lighting …

House-Buying As A Millennial: Things We Wish Other People Had Told Us

So, you’re sick of sky-high rents, lazy housemates making your shared house a tip and watching your friends move into their dream homes one by one. You’re starting to think “maybe it’s time to finally get on the property ladder.” Yeah, we know — easier said than done.  If you’re one of the lucky ones …

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5 Ridiculously Useful Tools That Every Remote Worker Needs In 2021

Modern technology has spearheaded the evolution of traditional office jobs.  Before coronavirus, the possibility of remote working was already expanding the horizons of the workplace; now, as we lie in the wake of the virus’s impact, the switch has been rushed forward. Suddenly, the office is out of bounds and dining rooms, kitchens and bedrooms …

Being Productive During A Pandemic: 6 WFH Tips & Tricks

For anyone who just emerged from cryogenic sleep, here’s where things stand: we’re feverishly scrambling to deal with a pervasive plague-lite that may not have the lethality of its pandemic predecessors but definitely has enough bite to cost many lives and damage many others. Yes, the COVID-19 outbreak has turned our lives upside-down, and a …

How SMS Can Help Remote Teams Stay in Touch

One of the most pervasive global effects of the COVID-19 pandemic is that it has forced businesses into a mode of operation with which many of them were unfamiliar: remote work. Suddenly, employees were sent home through various measures of quarantine, and businesses had to adapt in order to stay afloat. Many companies found themselves …

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5 Unexpected Ways to Improve Your Skills While You’re Job Hunting

There are few things in life more frustrating and monotonous than job hunting. The longer it goes on, the more life becomes an endless grind of self-promotion that usually ends in disappointment. You’re supposed to be the best ‘you’ possible, but that’s much easier said than done. There are only so many times you can …

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6 Fun Side Hustles To Start From Home During Lockdown

If you’ve spent any time on social media throughout the coronavirus pandemic, you’ve no doubt become familiar with the concept of the side hustle.  A friend may be flogging craft figures on Facebook, another might be living out their designer dreams on Instagram. Your auntie is suddenly a Tik Tok star? Okay, that might be …

How To Tell If That Car You’re Buying Is Actually Worth The Money

Buying a car is one of the most significant purchases someone can make in their lifetime. The car you choose will (hopefully) be a major part of your life for years to come. It’ll be there for holidays with your family, road trips with your friends, moving house, commuting to your dream job, and many …

Vision Boards Are A Great Resource For Aspiring Writers

Why Vision Boards Are A Great Resource For Aspiring Writers

If you’re not familiar with the concept, a vision board — also known as a dream board — is a collage of images, drawings, photos, cuttings, written notes and messages, which work as an affirmation of your dreams and desires. They’re designed to serve as a source of inspiration and motivation — to help you …