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 …

Why Now Is Totally The Right Time To Save For A House (And How)

You’ve probably thought about owning a house one day.  After all, there are plenty of excellent things to say about the prospect. You can proceed with your life feeling safe in the knowledge that you have something fundamental sorted out. You can wade into the satisfying waters of home renovation. You can play music at …

5 WFH Lessons We’ve Learnt That We’re Going To Take Back To The Office

Remote working — it’s been an… experience, hasn’t it?  Whether you love rolling out of bed at 8:30 for a day working in your pjs or you can’t get anything done without the background noises of your colleagues chatting and typing away — it’s hard to admit we haven’t all learned something working from home.  …

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6 Valuable Skills You Can Teach Yourself At Home

Life is a constant lesson. Learning new, valuable skills at home benefits you personally and professionally by making you a more rounded person. We’ve highlighted six great skills you can teach yourself:  How to edit photographs How to speak another language How to be a better writer  How to do meditation How to do coding   …

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How To Nail Your WFH Setup If You’re In It For The Long Haul

While some of us are heading back to our place of work as the world begins to reopen, there are others who are going to be home a little longer.  Whether you’re classified as vulnerable, your boss has decided the entire team will work at home for the foreseeable future, or you’ve decided yourself that …

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7 Online Jobs You Can Do At Your Kitchen Table

If you’re looking for more freedom and flexibility than a 9-5 office job can offer you then you’re probably considering working from home. It can be quite hard to tell what online-based jobs are genuine, worthwhile opportunities though, so it’s best to do some research and fully understand what your options are. These are seven …