Is lack of confidence holding you back?

I speak to so many people who tell me that they lack confidence, it’s the main thing which holds people back in life. It can easily be overcome with the right guidance and support, so all is not lost! There’s usually an underlying reason why you lack confidence in yourself. Maybe people have put you down in the past and … Read More

Confidence: why a support network is important.

Do you often wonder how you can improve your confidence and self-belief? Do you have low self-esteem? It’s hard to build confidence and it takes time. Having a network of people around you to support you can give you a great lift. Sometimes lack of confidence is not always as obvious as you think. I speak to many different people … Read More

Doing the accounts is a lonely place

Being part of a team and amongst the hustle and bustle of an office feels like a distant memory for most us in this pandemic landscape. We have all adapted to working at home and in isolation. This isn’t new for virtual bookkeepers. Yes some may have popped into a clients office and based themselves there for a couple of … Read More

What’s the difference between a mentor and a coach?

There is a misconception that both the roles of mentor and coach are the same. They have similarities for sure, such as developing your knowledge and life skills but they are also very different in the way they work.  A coach and a mentor both want the same end result, to see their client fulfil their potential, but the process … Read More

How do I manage stress at work?

Stress isn’t always a bad thing. Stress in small doses can help you to stay motivated and alert, it can help you to focus on the job in hand in order to meet your goals and face new challenges. But stress can also make you feel overwhelmed with lack of ability to cope, even more so in this pandemic landscape. … Read More

Top 10 tips for looking after your wellbeing

If like the majority of us, you are working from home, looking after your well-being is more important than ever. Come on, admit it – like some of us, you’re more likely to put a load of washing in the dryer or browse social media than take 30-minutes out of your day to take some time for yourself. Am I … Read More