When I started working for myself just over 5 years ago, one of my main drivers was freedom. Freedom to set my own hours, get up late if I wanted, have holidays whenever I
This morning I planned my work for the day but my head was pounding. I allowed myself some time to relax but every time I got back to my laptop, my head got worse.
Imagine you’ve been invited to the opening of a fantastic new restaurant. All of your friends have been raving about it. The chef has a fantastic reputation and the restaurant has been designed to
I found it so hard to cry. I lost my dad suddenly in December 2014. On New Year’s Day 2016, I made the decision to move on with my life. I had survived the
When you see people and they ask you how you are, do you say “yeah, busy”? “Busy” meaning “OK” or “stressed out but coping… just about”. It’s become part of our small-talk, hasn’t it?
Overwork. Burnout. Repeat. Is this a cycle you are familiar with? Running a business is hard work. You’ve got passion for what you do so you probably don’t see it that way. Are you