In our happy-face culture, we rarely hear people express they are sad. But that’s exactly what happened to me recently. My Yoga instruction had her two dogs die in a horrible accident. It happened on a Sunday night. She canceled her Monday classes. In her email to her students, she told us her dogs had died and then said: “I’m too sad to teach today.”
Use a conversational tone. Use “we” and “you,” just as you would if you were talking to someone. Avoid jargon and acronyms. Of course, the tone will change depending on your audience. A fashion-forward blog will have a very different tone than a health-related website from a medical practitioner. Your goal is to engage your reader.
The natural evolution of a business suggests that, as it expands, its presence in several different locations will help develop that growth even further.
Not only does this allow a wider range of clients to access the service or product being made available, but it also benefits the company by widening the net when it comes to the search for talent.
Opening satellite offices is a great way to make sure that your reach into the market is extended, while also ensuring you have a better chance of having the best people around the country working for you.
Freelance contracting offers a flexible approach to working for many professionals. Becoming your own boss can help to offer a more attractive work-life balance through better hours and the ability to choose where and when to work.
Due to these attractive options, more and more mothers are taking to contracting to provide for their families while still maintaining a healthy home life.
It’s no surprise then that mothers in work is at a high with the contracting profession contributing to the rise.
Within the next six months my girlfriend and I have plans to move from our apartment to a small house.
I’m absolutely dreading it.
No, not because it’s “a big leap” in the relationship (I’m happy about that aspect) but because I know that we’re going to be moving everything from our third floor apartment (with no elevator). It was already rough moving everything in and within that time we definitely accumulated a lot more stuff.
But … this time I’m prepared.
I’ve moved enough times in my day that I’ve got a plan.