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May2020

A New Way of Working – Freelancing in a Post COVID-19 World

Freelancers have been disproportionately affected by the lockdown restrictions surrounding COVID-19.  Now that some restrictions are slowy being  lifted, the world is going to continue to be a different place on the other side of the pandemic.   The freelance community will have to try and adapt as best it can to these new circumstances.   …

PRECIOUS Nights Online | June 2020

PRECIOUS Nights is a monthly event that gives you the opportunity to hear previous PRECIOUS Award winners share the highs, lows and lessons of their journey, give actionable tips and advice. The evening is about storytelling, connecting, honesty and community in a unique atmosphere of collaboration and motivation. It’s a lovely opportunity to build your…

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Eating, living and staying healthy during Covid-19

Life right now may seem like the stuff of movies. You know, like the one featuring Morgan Freeman as President of the United States? But it’s not a movie, COVID-I9 is real,  as is the lockdown that we’ve been living in. With vaccination trials still ongoing and speculation rife about the causes and the cures,…

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Is Neurodiversity the new black?

Many hundreds of thousands of black and other minority men, women and children happen to have a neurodiversity – defined as a variation in how the human brain processes information, thinks, learns, socialises, feels and behaves.  Examples of neurodiversity are autism (Autistic Spectrum Condition), ADHD, Dyslexia and Tourette Syndrome. Neurodiversity, like any diversity, is about…

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Movers and Shakers | Claudine Thornhill

    Claudine is a Nutritional Therapist and Health Coach and founder of  Claudine J Thornhill Nutrition. The company provides nutrition and wellness programs that are focused on supporting women to balance hormones, manage their weight, feel more energised, manage cravings, thrive through stress and create balance and alignment between work, rest and play. Claudine…

Five tips to add value to your home

If you are planning to sell your home or just improve the quality of your living space, a key concern will be how to get value for money. Here are a few ways you can add value to your home. Remodel your cellar If you live in a house with a cellar or basement, according…

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In search of the right bra | Natalie Joseph

Picture this – you’re about to get dressed, you stand naked in front of the mirror, then stare hopelessly into your drawer full of stretched out, torn, discoloured, damaged or too small bras. If the truth be told all these bras have seen better days. Nonetheless, you’re left wondering which one of those tired looking…

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Tips and strategies to get through COVID-19 | Lisa Newton

It’s probably safe to say that when 2020 began, no-one could have foreseen the events that have since unfolded before our  eyes. One minute, I was looking forward to a friend’s 50th party in April (something he’d been planning for months) – next thing, everything had been paused, postponed or just cancelled altogether (he held…

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How To Make A Good First Impression When Meeting Face-To-Face

Whether you’re meeting prospective clients, investors, or other business professionals, making a good first impression is key. Why are first impressions important? Put it this way, it sets the tone for your meeting and puts instant thoughts in the other person’s head. If someone instantly doesn’t trust you or thinks you’re unprofessional, then it won’t…

Tips to help you grow your blog business

A blog business is something that’s become very popular over the last few years. It seems that anyone who has a computer and an internet connection can set one up. However, as blogging has become more mainstream, running a successful venture is no longer that simple. Here are some tips to help grow your blog…