Social networking sites have become important for small business owners. While sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram give you an opportunity to showcase yourself at your personal best, LinkedIn has a special designation – professional networking. It is a place for developing your business network, accessing contacts and seeking out opportunities.
A 2015 survey report stated that 78% of adults made use of the internet almost every day. The use of the internet has increased over time and has changed the way work at home professionals communicate. With email being the most preferred method of communication, it’s important that your message comes across clearly and professionally.
Caregiving responsibilities, by themselves, are almost like full-time work as they take up a large portion of a caregivers’ time and energies. With seven million carers in the UK, the statistics suggest that one in ten people and one in eight workers is a carer and the numbers are only expected to rise. By 2030, there will be more than 10 million carers in the UK.
The start of a working week after a relaxing weekend can be tough. The drudgery of Monday affects everyone – whether you are working in a traditional office set-up or a work-at-home professional. Mondays can be overwhelming and they are rarely seen as a new start to a new week.
Most independent home-based business owners probably started out with a simple wish list – escaping the commute to and from work, working in peace and quiet without the distractions of an office, and spending more time with their families.