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Category Archives for Entrepreneur Life

Why Hiring A VA Relieves Your Accounts Overwhelm

It’s Sunday afternoon. It’s been a long week. You’re settling down to watch a film and get a rest, finally, when you spy a box sitting innocently on the corner of your coffee table. It’s a lovely box. You chose it specially. A gorgeous shade of dusky pink with applique tea roses and just a hint […]

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How To Hire A VA And Get Your Life Back

A virtual assistant is a blessed angel of the business world. He or she will enable you to have a profitable business AND have a life. They do the things you don’t choose to do, leaving you able to get on with your business. There are lots of kinds of virtual assistants (VAs). Here are […]

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The Introvert's Guide To Networking & Tax

I’m an introvert. I love working from home and networking online. With face to face networking events, no matter how much I enjoyed them, a lot of people in a room drained my energy. It can feel just as overwhelming doing your tax. All those receipts, unfamiliar language, what you can do, what you can’t do. […]

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Our Office Pet: the lemon grass

We have an office pet at One Man Band Accounting. It’s not the usual kind of pet, it’s tall and green and tastes wonderful. Over at @JudyHeminsley ‘s Work From Home Wisdom there has been a lot of discussion recently about office pets. Our pet lemon grass is indeed that citrus scented grass you buy […]

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What’s your big summer project?

Every August I have a Big Summer Project for my business. While a lot of people are enjoying the sunshine, I take the opportunity to come off Twitter and social media for a month and spend the time on a project that is more difficult to do during other times of year. It’s always something […]

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People Like You: Interview With Freelance PR Catherine Nestor

Support is crucial as a solopreneur, so on the blog today I’m interviewing Catherine Nestor. Catherine is a freelance PR consultant in south London who runs Catherine Nestor PR. We had a chat about her accounting style. 1. Tell us a bit about you, Catherine I’ve been working in public relations for many years.  In […]

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