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Productivity and Goal Setting

How to Manage Your Personal Brand Online

When we talk about branding, we typically think of businesses and the way they promote themselves and their products. Yet the phrase ‘personal branding’ is increasingly being bandied about. But what is personal branding? And why is it important for our careers?  

With our lives increasingly moving online, many have begun to create a brand around their name and their career. To help you understand this better, we’ve put together a guide to discuss in more detail how to manage your own personal brand online and how this can boost your job search.  

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Get what you want using Goals and Resolutions

Are goals or resolutions more effective in helping you to achieve your dreams? I'm firmly on the fence and say

I am here to talk to you today about goals and resolutions - the differences and how you can use these babies together to get what you want in life! We often get goals and resolutions mixed up and some people think the two words are interchangeable. They are in fact totally different beasts and if you have read Gretchen Rubin’s The Happiness Project, you probably already catch my drift. If not, don’t despair! In this post I explain everything you need to know about goals and resolutions and how you can use them both to get what you really want!

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9 Productivity Apps that will Improve Your Life and Biz

Don't you just love an awesome productivity app that helps you to get organised and stay organised? Here are 9 of my favourites!

Don't you just love an awesome app that helps you to get organised and stay organised? Well, I do! We are in a day and age where there are thousands and thousands of productivity apps available and they all profess to make our lives easier. What I have noticed though, is that it is difficult to distinguish between productivity apps and I spend a lot of time testing new apps in the hope that I will find my holy grail – that is not so great for my productivity!

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How to achieve Work Life Balance in 5 easy steps

Are you chasing the elusive Work Life Balance? Check out these tips to make it a lot easier to achieve!

So... you may have noticed that things have been a bit quiet around here lately... That is because I injured my arm. My right arm. The arm that does everything for me - including writing blog posts! There wasn't anything that I specifically did to injure it, but the pain got worse over a period of about a week. To cut a long story short, I eventually went to the doctor and he told me I have an ulnar nerve impingement. I was faced with a decision - continue pushing myself and face the prospect of surgery if my condition worsens or take a step back and take care of myself. I chose the latter. I contacted my clients and announced it on the Facebook page. I was taking a break!

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