Posts tagged Working from Home
Freelance Files: The Pomodoro Technique - The Secret to Your Success?

I try to stay as organised, between the shop, workshops & all the other projects I have got going on, it’s hard to stay on top of it all.

I Bullet Journal (you should too) & I make sure to theme my days & write everything down. Because, (even though all the smartphone makers claim to the contrary) it really helps you to remember tasks & set your intentions for the day.

But what about when I am ready to work, coffee in hand… how do I use my time effectively?

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Freelance Files: Freelance Hacks

Freelancing can be great. You get to work wherever you feel most comfortable, you can set your own hours & no one will judge you too harshly for working in a pair of leggings you frankly should have thrown away years ago (too suspiciously specific?) but haven’t because they are your “productivity pants” & you get your best WFH (working from home to the uninitiated) days in them.

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Question: The Productive Benefits of Having a Foul Mouth

For many that know me, this will come as no surprise.

I’ve a bit of a foul mouth. The air around me is constantly blue & I am often berated by my family because of my (somewhat) crass vocabulary; especially if I am close to a deadline or generally whilst I am working. My offhand comments can rival that of a feudal, enraged Fishwife (Sorry, not sorry!).

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Freelance Files: Finding Work, Am I Good Enough? (Part 3)

The phrase ‘Do the next right thing’ is often used in recovery programs, but as a Freelancer, it’s a useful tool when it comes to feeling a little overwhelmed by the tasks that lay ahead.

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Spotlight: Are you in an Echo Chamber?

Moments of genius. We all have them, right? let’s not be coy… we are FILLED with the most innovative & refreshing thoughts & ideas when it comes to work & working. But are your ideas feeling a little familiar?

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