The number of people choosing to come out of traditional professional fields is increasing day by day. As someone who takes the work from home opportunity seriously, you might have experienced the urge to give back to your community. While your motivation might arise from...

Being your own boss is amongst the biggest advantages of working from home. But just because being a small business owner allows you more freedom than a regular 9-5 work routine, it doesn’t mean you should take each moment as it comes. Having clear goals...

Fathers increasingly see themselves as actively involved in childcare, and will make career sacrifices accordingly… Fathers are more likely (47 per cent) to want to downshift into a less stressful job and 38 per cent would be willing to take a pay cut to achieve...

Just like working mums, a lot more men are opting for the flexibility that being an entrepreneur offers by choosing to work from home and spend more time with their families. Dadpreneurs are launching start-ups from home and overcoming the difficulties of finding the perfect work-life...

Despite the numerous advantages of working from home, it can be challenging to stay healthy and fit while working out of a home office. If you’ve been having a tough time balancing your health with your workload, or feel your health slipping as a result...

Have you been working too hard? Do you constantly find yourself tired, irritable and frustrated about the lack of time you spend with your family? It’s a new year and therefore an ideal time to adopt a new strategy to improve your work-life balance. Research about...

If you’re looking to start your own small business in 2016, then there are many great business ideas that you can adopt. Once you have settled on your business idea, you will need to formulate a business plan. While some businesses are easy to start...

Now that you’ve put away the last of the decorations, taken down your tree and eaten the last of the Christmas cookies, it’s time to sit down and think about what’s in store for your career this year. As you stand at the cusp of...

Based in Birmingham, Paul Bannister has been a certified Arise CSP since October 2014. Initially working under another IB, he set up his own company, Freeflex Homeworking Solutions, in March 2015. We spoke to Paul about his journey over the past 12 months, from when he...