Sexual Harassment and the freelance worker


In the present climate of the current sexual harassment charges in Hollywood and the subsequent #MeToo campaign, what rights do remote or freelance workers have should they find themselves involved in a sexual harassment charge. In the traditional workplace, should a colleague make an unwanted advance or sexual comment, there's typically a protocol: You report … Continue reading Sexual Harassment and the freelance worker

Can’t keep those resolutions?


If one of this year’s resolutions was to be more successful within your business, but you are struggling to identify areas where you can achieve these goals look no further. Below are some ways in which you can achieve this and make this year your best yet! DO NOT MULTI-TASK It’s all too easy to … Continue reading Can’t keep those resolutions?

Resolutions you have to keep!


Think of New Year resolutions and most people will think of diets, learning new languages and getting fit. But with January 1 right here, now is the perfect time to reflect on how to grow and maintain your business in 2018. As a fellow small business owner and solopreneur, I know first-hand how tricky it … Continue reading Resolutions you have to keep!

Addict or Virtual Assistant


Hello, my name is Juliet and I am a VA. Yes, yes I know it sounds a lot like “Hello, my name is Juliet and I am a (insert addiction of choice here), because being a VA can be an all-consuming addiction, and no that does not mean we all drink wine or Gin and … Continue reading Addict or Virtual Assistant

BE PREPARED FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON


The holidays are upon us and there is plenty to be done. Your business doesn’t stop just because it’s the holiday season - in fact for some businesses; the holiday season is their busy season! If you want to relax and enjoy the holidays and head into the New Year rejuvenated, take advantage of a … Continue reading BE PREPARED FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON

What effect will Brexit and Trump have on your business ?


The shockwave from the surprising result of the US election which saw Donald Trump the 45th President of the United States has resulted in riots that have people, in the US and elsewhere in the world, being seriously worried about the world we live in today. This follows the referendum in the UK which saw … Continue reading What effect will Brexit and Trump have on your business ?

10 REASONS YOU SHOULDN’T UNDERESTIMATE THE IMPORTANCE OF A CHRISTMAS PARTY


Widely regarded as the biggest social event in the calendar, the Christmas party is eagerly anticipated by clients and colleagues alike. But with pockets being pinched and budgets taking a battering, can you really justify the expense on such an elaborate affair? Our answer? Undeniably yes! And here’s why! A Christmas party isn’t just about … Continue reading 10 REASONS YOU SHOULDN’T UNDERESTIMATE THE IMPORTANCE OF A CHRISTMAS PARTY