Last year, almost 47% of people in the UK worked from home at some point and 17.4% of all UK workers did so full-time. This is a huge increase from previous years. While we learn to navigate “the new normal”, it’s difficult to know where boundaries and expectations lie. One thing we must remember though, is that sick days still matter – whether we work from home or elsewhere.

Why Sick Days Still Matter - Even When You're Working From Home

How many sick days have you taken during your career?

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Goal setting is perhaps one of my favourite activities. It makes me feel like I’ve really got my shit together, and I know I’m not alone in this. The problem however, is the follow-through. It’s so easy to set a goal and fall at the first hurdle. Sometimes we give up after failing; other times, life just gets in the way.

How to Actually Achieve Your Goals

If it’s so easy to just forget about our goals,

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It’s difficult to describe being a small business owner. We often start out working alone and although it’s empowering and exciting, it can also be terrifying. What happens when something goes horribly wrong, for example?

Everything is F**ked: Where Do We Go from Here?

The truth is, sometimes the tiniest lapse in judgment can have a detrimental effect, and some things are just completely beyond our control. There are many things that can pose a threat to an online business,

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If you spend your life in your comfort zone, how much can you really grow? Are you actually comfortable, or are you simply scared to try something new? The first step is often the hardest one to make, but there are things you can do to make it a little easier.

5 Ways to Get Your of Your Comfort Zone

I used to worry a lot about what could go wrong, and it was enough to keep me firmly in my comfort zone.

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What’s the hype?

While not a new platform, Hive has just come to light for many people, thanks to some careful influencer marketing on TikTok. It seemingly went viral overnight, with the CEO claiming that 130,000 new users signed up in just one day. This has taken its toll on the app’s servers, which quickly reach their daily quota, meaning users can’t engage in any activity for hours at a time.

HIVE: the New Instagram-Twitter Hybrid |

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PSA: You do not – I repeat, do not – need hundreds of thousands of followers to earn money from Instagram.

Some of the influencers you look up to probably have hundreds of thousands, or even millions, of followers. This doesn’t mean you need to have a huge following to earn money online. In fact, all it takes is one loyal follower to start building your tribe and growing your income.

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