How to handle hagglers

How to handle hagglers

Reading Time: 4 minutesI’ll admit I’ve never been a good haggler. While visiting the Tunisian souks, whenever the stallholders told me a price I’d simply pay it. My Tunisian husband shook his head in dismay “You’re supposed to bargain,” he scoffed. “It’s what they...
12 online creeps you don’t want to meet

12 online creeps you don’t want to meet

Reading Time: 4 minutesAll too often I find myself cringing at the antics of online creeps. I watch them repeatedly putting their digital foot in their mouth, and hope that the web police will swoop in and take them down. But sadly the sirens never sound. And the...
The naked truth about working at home

The naked truth about working at home

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhen you ask work-at-home soloists what they love most about their lifestyle, they’ll wax lyrical about the crazily short commute, or celebrate the extra time they get to spend with their family. The naked truth about working at home #business...
Are you suffering from entrepreneurial envy?

Are you suffering from entrepreneurial envy?

Reading Time: 7 minutesOr the year I went full circle with my business A few weeks ago I wasn’t exactly feeling 100%. I don’t know if my yin was squabbling with my yang, my cosmic planetary alignment was skewed, or I simply wasn’t eating enough bananas. But I was up...
Two solopreneurs in one family – Good or bad?

Two solopreneurs in one family – Good or bad?

Reading Time: 3 minutesMy husband took the leap first. After years of living a rather hippy lifestyle he arrived in Australia (to be with lovely me) without a job or any real career plan. So he bravely decided to start his own French tuition business and seven years...