Keeping Your Home Office User Friendly

I know I’m incredibly lucky to have an office space in my home. Although when I’m tripping over scooters and bikes I don’t feel that lucky! I’ve always had this opinion that I needed my huge clunky massive desk as it had loads of storage and shelving which obviously helped with keeping my space clear. This is an outright lie! My desk turned out to be the issue! When Kit out my office offered me a streamline, minimalist, more simplistic solution I thought I’d give it a whirl. Although the UCLIC Aspire Desk with Open Base Unit is the same…

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Shinrin Yoku How Freelances Can Harness the Power of Nature

What is Shinrin Yoku :  Shinrin Yoku or Forest Therapy, literally means “taking in the forest atmosphere” or “forest bathing.” Developed in Japan during the 1980s has now become a cornerstone of preventive health care and healing in Japan.  I happened upon the idea whilst researching the benefits of walking and being outside whilst developing my “Netwalking Sessions“.  As I live near the New Forest it made more sense for me to use my surroundings but what health benefits does the forest present? A lot of my research led me to American websites and Forest Bathing spots, when a name…

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5 benefits to having an online presence

Even now, it surprises me how many small businesses I meet at networking events who still rely solely upon social media to run their small business and do not have their own responsive websites. The Federation of Small Businesses stated that one-in-four UK small businesses still operate without an online presence, and for those that do, only a third are using it for sales.  Small Businesses in the UK seem to be sucked into a social media void and with all the latest ups and downs with Facebook I really can’t reiterate enough the importance of having your own online web presence.…

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