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Lauren

Work

Connecting With Your Employees When Remote Working

*collaborative post* It takes some time to get into the groove of managing employees, but once you’ve got the hang of it, you’d at least hope that you’ll get to enjoy the fruits of your labours for some time to come. But sometimes, life has other plans. The Coronavirus pandemic has meant that many bosses have had to adjust their working model, and how they manage their employees. Switching to remote working can be challenging, but not overly so. In this blog, we’ll take a look at a few ways that you can stay connected with your workers when they’re […]

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Blogging

Four Ways To Increase Your Blogging Profit

*collaborative post* If you’ve decided to monetize your blog, then the next thing you need to think about is how you plan to maximize your profits. Regardless as to whether your blog is a side-hustle or you are using it as your full-time income, you want to know that you are getting your money’s worth for your services. So here are four ways that you can increase the profit you make from your blog. Keep your expenses low The profit you make from blogging can be calculated by subtracting your expenses from your gross income, which means that by reducing […]

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Life

Five Hobbies That Can Improve Your Mental Health

**collaborative post** Looking after your mental health isn’t always easy, between work life and family life it can be hard to make space for yourself. Taking up a new hobby is a fantastic act of self care, it allows you to do something that’s just for you. If you’re not sure which kind of hobby to try, here are five of the best hobbies for improving your mental health. 1 . Painting A BBC survey recently discovered that creative activities can help to lift your mood. This was especially true if you suffer from anxiety. The survey noted that, ‘ […]

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Life

6 Reasons Why People Still Prefer Eyeglasses to Contact Lenses

*collaborative post* When it comes to treating shortsightedness, there are usually two practical options that people rely on; wearing eyeglasses or wearing contact lenses. Sure, laser eye surgery might be an enticing option for people that don’t want to wear either, but it can be incredibly expensive compared to alternatives and there are some risks involved that people might not be willing to take. Instead, they’ll choose the cheaper option of buying a pair of glasses or some disposable lenses for now and consider laser eye surgery in the future. When you look at it on the surface, contact lenses […]

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Life

How Can You Relax During Lockdown?

**collaborative post** Hard working mamas have little enough time to relax on a usual basis, but with the unprecedented arrival of Covid-19, many are finding life even more stressful than usual. Of course self-isolating is absolutely the right thing to be doing in order to save lives, but there’s no denying it’s pretty punishing on parents. Many of whom are now with their families 24/7 or trying to juggle a job and looking after the kids without any access to childcare or even extended family to help out. It may be what we need to do, but there’s no denying […]

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