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Today is Social Media Day! Yes, there is a day dedicated to celebrating everything social media. You might be thinking – that’s nothing new – isn’t every day a social media day?read more
Apparently 1 in 7 people in the UK are self-employed. There are many reasons why freelancers work in this way. Self employment is attractive to many for personal reasons, they may have been made redundant, lost their job due to Covid, don’t want to be tied to full time working hours, they may be a carer or be semi-retired, or they may simply feel that they have many skills to offer of variety of people due to their career experience.read more
Whilst you might not be a royalist you won’t have been able to miss the fact that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth has just celebrated 70 years on the throne and that we have all been treated to an extra bank holiday to mark the Platinum Jubilee celebrations!
I’d like you consider for a moment – do you treat your customers as the most important part of your business? If so, do you regard them like Kings and Queens?
I spent last weekend in the Lake District and whilst out on a walk around Bassenthwaite Lake I spotted this tree. In fact, there were several trees like this lining the edge or our footpath. It was the root formation that stopped me in my tracks, forcing me to stop to admire how much of the root structure was exposed and so I took the picture as a momento of the day. I had never seen anything quite like it before!read more
It’s World Photography Day so what better time to view your professional image on your social media profiles than today?!
This is a task that shouldn’t be forgotten about. It’s so easy to think when you’ve set up your profiles, chosen your photograph and drafted your bio, that it’s complete. However, it is such a good idea to review and tweak it on a regular basis.read more
I must admit that I’ve never found it easy to read a business book. I often found them dry and uninspiring. Perhaps I’ve been reading the wrong books all these years?!!
Now that I’m a student on the TechPixies course different books are being recommended to me each week by the TechPixie founder Joy Foster. She encourages us to read books – she recommends ones that she has read and found inspirational. Joy runs the Joy Book Club where she interviews authors of great books.read more