Productivity

Tame your Schedule

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How to make your schedule work for you, and not the other way around! Productivity.  It’s one of those buzzwords which you know you should be doing something about implementing but you’re too busy running late, overstretching yourself and ending up frazzled.  No judgment here…I’m guilty of the same sometimes. You know that in order […]

Musings

Caterpillars to Butterflies

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And so it has arrived. My daughters final day at pre-school.  I held that precious little hand as we walked to the gates, and part of me lamented at the loss of something I couldn’t quite put my finger on, because after all, I’m not losing anything. She’s still my baby and always will be […]

Work

What’s your Monday Motivation?

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If you’re in need of a little #MondayMotivation today, then give these TED talks from 9 influential women at the top of their game a try [collated by Entrepreneur]. I’d love to know which one resonates with you and why. For me, the Emilie Wapnicktalk was a game-changer when I first listened to her. It made me realise that […]

Musings

Kicking Imposter Syndrome’s Ass!

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Earlier in 2016 I joined a networking group called Stilettos, run by the unstoppable Sheryl Miller.  It became so much more than networking, and evolved into a journey of personal development and confidence building.  I met women there who I am still in touch with today and who know I can always call upon if […]

Musings

Just who or what is Tanit?

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It was late last last year and I was struggling to come up with a name for my business.  I knew I wanted something different, something away from the far too predictable “Helen Grice – Virtual Assistant”.  So I thought about what I liked – cake, new shoes, Espresso Martini’s…and decided that none of them would really […]