#InspireLSCareers | #HerFreelanceLife PART: 1 – FREELANCE but NO Work Coming In?

Us freelancers are beautiful creatures that the world DOES need, but man if you are a freelancer then you will definitely know how it goes in this freelancers/contractors life!

I mean yes we all love the freedom (or at least the idea) of choosing how and when we work and whom and how much we work for, BUT on the flip side when freelancing, one month we can be feasting in the top restaurants after a great pay packet and the very next month we can’t even be seen to spare the money to buy a cucumber!  “Preach Crystal” I hear you scream!

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#InspireLSCareers | What to Consider When Opening Your Own B&B

In later life, the opportunity to open your own bed and breakfast can seem attractive. You get to work from home, enjoy hours of leisure and have the comfort of a steady income. However, there are some downsides to owning a bed and breakfast that you must take into account before making a final decision. Below, we’ve put together some of the most important factors that you need to consider before opening your own bed and breakfast, so read on to find out more.

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#Business| Starting Your Catering Equipment Shopping List

One of the biggest concerns when you are in business is being sure that you have the right tools for your trade. So it stands to reason that you should be starting your catering equipment shopping list well ahead of your first catering event. Even if you have been in business for some time, that doesn’t mean that the shopping is done. You always need to be upgrading your tools and ensuring that your customers are getting the very best. Here are some tips for starting your catering equipment shopping list.

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#Careers| Top 20: Business Telemarketing Tips and Etiquette

Entering the uniquely competitive and financially rewarding corporate field of business telemarketing from the outside looking in routinely appears to be a relatively daunting or mundane vocational path for ambitious career-minded business professionals entering the telemarketing industry without prior experience.  However, a wide plethora of technical skills required in the business telemarketing industry essentially are high level interpersonal skills and marketing-based techniques that one possesses as transferable skills.

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#WomenMeanBusiness| ‘She Inspired Her – Ten Women Who Were Millionaires Before they were 20’

Be inspired today with the “She Inspired Her – 10 Women who were Millionaires before they were 20″! Yes… we said MILLIONAIRES BEFORE THEY WERE 20!”, not to mention the fact that the very youngest of the bunch pitched her idea and won at just 6 years of age, live on TV, proving that age is truly nothing but a number!

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#InspireLSCareers| Do You Want To Become Assertive?

Assertiveness is a defined label issued to a collection of behaviors that are deemed from a universal belief that ones own personal needs or wants are as equally important as another individuals. Alternative beliefs are that your own needs or wants are less or perhaps even more important than other individuals when engaging. When subscribing to the moral theory that our own needs are less significant, it seemingly relegates results in mere submissive behavior, whereas overly aggressive behavior during verbal engagement and negotiations – whether in life or business – will become more evident when needs become insatiably stronger.

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#BusinessTips| The Benefits Of Using Promotional Mugs

With various traditional forms of marketing becoming expensive, using promotional items has become a dynamic marketing tool to promote the brand awareness of a company. There are several promotional items to pick from, but promotional mugs have been the first-choice of one and all. Customizing mugs to publicize the name of the company is an intelligent strategy to build up brand awareness. It’s affordable and effective; also, there are chances that the mug will stay with the customer for long and will evoke your brand’s image every time he/she sips on coffee, using your mug.

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#InspireLSCareers| Content Marketing (Top 5 Tips)

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again content is king, no doubt this is not the first time you’ve heard this saying. I do believe it is true. Content marketing is not about the hard sell, lets face it who likes the hard sell? Not me that’s for sure.

Content marketing is more about the brand story and engaging with your target audience. You may want to sell a product but someone talking about their experience of the product can be more compelling. We are living in a digital age, where we can seek out the content of interest to us and ignore the rest, with that in mind you want to peak interest.

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