The Ultimate Guide to Working From Home

The Ultimate Guide to Working From Home

For nearly 3 long years as a freelancer, I’ve been under the steady paw of home management, overseen by a small [but very business-oriented] Tabby cat. In light of current events, I thought I’d put together this grandly titled ‘Ultimate Guide to Working From Home’ as I’ve been getting a lot of questions about tips for working from home. Get your laptop out, your preferred method of calendar setting, make sure you have a decent… View Post

Celebrating a big freelance anniversary: 2 whole years!

Celebrating a big freelance anniversary: 2 whole years!

I’m quite proud to celebrate a big milestone this month: I’ve been a freelancer running my own business for 2 whole years. Yep, 24 whole months of running my small business, working in specialist social media management, training businesses and as a photographer, helping other small & medium businesses!  Over the last two years, I’m thrilled to say that I’ve worked with dream clients, random clients, businesses who I never could have imagined I’d work… View Post

How to balance work, life and blogging: tips, …

How to balance work, life and blogging: tips, tricks and essential life hacks

Balance. Ahhh, that elusive nirvana. I get asked all the time for tips on how to balance work, life and blogging, so I’ve put together my most valuable hard-learned lessons, genuinely time-saving tips and honest practicalities into one, single blog post instead of many wine-fuelled conversations. Disclaimer: Some of the links in this post contain affiliate links. If you buy an item after clicking on one, I receive a small commission at no extra cost… View Post

My First Freelance Anniversary: 12 Months Running a Small …

My First Freelance Anniversary: 12 Months Running a Small Business

I actually can’t believe I’m writing this. I’ve managed to survive 12 months as a freelancer, and I’m grinning from ear to ear as we raise a champagne toast to a thriving business. Launching a small business, let alone one specialising in social media was never a career path I ever could have imagined for myself, and yet here I am. And I adore it.

The Life of a Freelancer: A 9 Month Update

The Life of a Freelancer: A 9 Month Update

9 months as a freelancer (or thereabouts). Oh, how that time has flown past. It feels like just yesterday that I handed my notice in, after months of indecision, planning, list making, counting down and then rejoicing at how right my decision felt. I haven’t regretted any of it.