Having worked from home since 2009, I can tell you that the single most important thing is to have a designated place to work from that doesn’t impact on the rest of the house.
What’s your workplace like? Are you at a desk for the bulk of your working day? How important is the design of your work space? Over the years I’ve had numerous different arrangements of my work space, depending on my job at the time. In all honesty I don’t think I’ve ever really had a […]
Over the years when I’ve been chatting to people, they’ve often described themselves, or indeed others as being a typical: Aries, Taurus, Gemini etc. It never really means much to me as I don’t really know a great deal about the zodiac signs. I remember in my teens being quite into finding out what mine […]
If you are anything like us, you can’t manage without a colour printer at home. Between work, school homework and projects and general day to day household stuff we really need a good printer. If it can photocopy and scan then so much the better and if it can work across the WiFi, from a […]
For over 20 years now I have struggled to sit for long periods or even sit comfortably at all. Following on from a horse riding accident and a tumble off a school trampoline, my neck and back were not amused. Carrying four babies, four overdue babies, four lots of breastfeeding and 10 years of carrying […]
When you and your partner first moved into your home, it probably seemed perfect. Fast forward a few years, and you might have a couple of children and maybe a some pets too – your once spacious home can feel a little cramped. If you’re forever wishing you had your own home office or are fed up […]
A home office is an essential for your house as it’s somewhere you can work in if you currently work from home. I have talked previously about things you need to know about working from the family home. If you don’t work from home you can use office space for keeping your essential documents and […]
Once again it’s that time of year – office Christmas party time, well almost, anyway. It might only be October, but already office parties are being booked and invitations sent out. Whether you work in an office or your partner does, you will probably be expected to make an appearance at a party or two. […]