10 Items to Spruce up Your Home Office: Amazing Amazon Finds

I’m always on the lookout for good Amazon finds. It seems like the work from home options are here to stay long-term. Even before the pandemic, remote work was gaining popularity from both employers and employees. With streamlined communication and proper procedures, it can be a great way for companies to allow workers more flexibility in managing their time. In this post, I wanted to … Continue reading 10 Items to Spruce up Your Home Office: Amazing Amazon Finds

Consistency in Blogging is Important: My Efforts to Improve

Am I the most consistent blogger? No. Would I like to be better? Absolutely. Consistency in blogging is important. Many of the blog advice gurus emphasize how important consistency is for getting your blog going and maintaining the content (by the way, the article linked here is an easy read on 4 simple ways to come up with content for your blog). Readers expect to … Continue reading Consistency in Blogging is Important: My Efforts to Improve

Blogging in 2021 – Sharing My Blog Stats 6 Months In

Here is a post of my 6- month blog stats. Well, I know blogging is not a get rich quick method and it takes time, patience, and strategy to truly develop a quality blog that people trust and go to for tips and advice. I’ve also researched the importance of developing a niche that helps Google give you domain authority over that niche. However, my … Continue reading Blogging in 2021 – Sharing My Blog Stats 6 Months In

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Dealing With Anxiety in the Workplace: Advice?

Do you struggle with anxiety in the workplace? Well, I write this post almost three weeks into my new job. It’s full-time and something I have never done before. I enjoy talking to people and it’s very much customer service related, so I thought it wouldn’t be so bad. However, what makes it challenging is the lack of staff and training to be successful at … Continue reading Dealing With Anxiety in the Workplace: Advice?

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3 Helpful Communication Tips and Suggestions for Virtual and Remote Teams

Since the pandemic began in March 2020, many teams had to switch to a virtual work setting with little to no time to prepare. Helpful communication tips are a must. What have we learned since then? How can teams communicate effectively when they are not in the same place? Truthfully, I believe that the future of work is hybrid with CHOICE. Some people work better … Continue reading 3 Helpful Communication Tips and Suggestions for Virtual and Remote Teams

3 Ways to Respectfully Say No to New Projects or Commitments When You Want to Say Yes

So you want to say no to new projects. Do you feel guilty saying no when someone asks you to do something at work or a favor from a friend? Do you say yes even when you don’t want to so you won’t let someone down? It’s easy to say yes because you feel like you have to, but true reflection is necessary to decide … Continue reading 3 Ways to Respectfully Say No to New Projects or Commitments When You Want to Say Yes

The Importance of Eye Health When Working From Home

Eye health is something to maintain an eye on – haha, get it? After working on the computer and being on video calls throughout the day, do your eyes feel more fatigued than ever? I know I am often more tired than I used to be when I could actually have face to face conversations with people. And it doesn’t seem to just be me. … Continue reading The Importance of Eye Health When Working From Home

Does Every Meeting Really Need to be a Video Meeting?

Video meetings all day are tiring. After over a year of pandemic working, I think we can safely assume that many people are burned out from Zoom. A recent article, citing research by Dr. Jeremy Bailenson, explained why Zoom is in fact so much more tiring than meeting in person or just simply having a conference call. I encourage you to read the article, but … Continue reading Does Every Meeting Really Need to be a Video Meeting?

4 Helpful Ways to Make Money Working From Home

Many people want to make money working from home. Well, now that I’ve had the privilege of working full-time from home for over a year, the one thing I can say I have enjoyed the most is autonomy over my schedule. I did have that before, even when going into the office or teaching at my school to some extent, but more time was available … Continue reading 4 Helpful Ways to Make Money Working From Home

Using Gmail Efficiently: 6 Tips for Maximizing Your Inbox

I have been using Gmail for almost 20 years now. WOW! I try to keep my email inbox at zero or as close to zero as possible at all times. During the day, the emails that are still there serve as my to-do list of sorts. I work through at certain times throughout the day and make a plan to address it on the spot. … Continue reading Using Gmail Efficiently: 6 Tips for Maximizing Your Inbox