Businesses that started up in a recession

Is there ever a right time to start a business or venture?  This is a frequently asked question by entrepreneurs, freelancers and anyone thinking of leaving the corporate lifestyle.  If you've done your research and planned successfully there's never a better time than during an economic downturn.  Here are some insights from three companies that … Continue reading Businesses that started up in a recession

Home workers need to embrace Wellness

Here we are.   The home is currently the new office whether we have chosen this or not.  It's important to put measures in place to ensure that you monitor your health and wellbeing.  Is there adequate light and air in your workspace and are you taking regular breaks from you desk throughout the day? … Continue reading Home workers need to embrace Wellness

Filling the Gaps in Your Day

When I started up altspace in 2016 I was faced with the universal challenge of a startup, to overcome a lack of awareness and interest.  To counter this I split my days and weeks into segments and committed my efforts to meeting new contacts, educating myself and finding my feet in the local community.  In … Continue reading Filling the Gaps in Your Day

What are your building blocks?

As we embark on a new project with our second office I've been taken back to the world of building projects.  We can all learn from the surveyors, architects and builders who assist us in developments of any shape or scale.  The most important element lies in the planning stage as you begin to formulate … Continue reading What are your building blocks?