10 Places You Need To Discover In Winchester

Chloe and I recently spent half a day wandering around Winchester City, exploring through the streets and discovering new places we’ve never come across.

Having lived in small towns around Winchester and both having studied in Winchester’s colleges and universities, it’s a place we’ve both come to know and love for so many reasons.

Winchester is the home of so many of the small businesses we love and support. So today, we thought we would share with you some of our favourite places in Winchester…

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19 Ways You Can Charge Your Energy To Increase Joy At The Weekend (part 1)

When the weekend swings around after a long week, it can be rather tempting to slump into the sofa all weekend with little plans of moving. And while that may be ok to do, it is not something that is sustainable to do every weekend. Luckily, there are many ways to recharge over the weekend to set yourself up for a happier and more joyful week.

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8 Things You Need To Know When You Date An Entrepreneur

So if you are reading this, there is a good chance that you are in a relationship with an entrepreneur or you are an entrepreneur. Or maybe both!

After getting many a looks of judgement while on the phone at lunch, we thought we would write this fun guide of 'how to date an entrepreneur'. It is meant to be a light-hearted post with an element of truth...

In this post, we are going to dive into the things you can expect when you are in a relationship with an entrepreneur.

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What I Discovered From Remote Working In Beautiful Barcelona

You will know if you have been following Cone for a while that we are 100% cloud-based and remote company.

Some of you may also know, that at the start of the Summer 2018 Ben and I decided to go to Barcelona for 3 months.

The decision was well thought out and planned, as there were a lot of elements to think about.

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Coffee Shop Etiquette: How To Work Stress Free in a Coffee Shop

As a 100% remote working cloud accountancy firm, you can rightly assume that we work from coffee shops a fair bit.

We love to do so, but there are some unspoken rules when it comes to working in coffee shops. I mean it's more like etiquette.  I think many people forget the fact that it is a business too.

So whether you are a frequent coffee shop worker or a newbie, I am going to share with you the unspoken coffee shop etiquette.

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Remote Working: Essentials You Need For a Great Day

One of the many things that make us different to your typical accountants is that we’re a 100% cloud-based, remote working accountancy firm. As a member of the Cone Squad, I love the freedom and flexibility that comes with remote working.

If you follow us over on the ‘gram, you’ve probably noticed that from time to time, we’re posting our #WorkFromWherever locations on stories.

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How To Combat The Loneliness Of Being An Entrepreneur

If you have been an entrepreneur for a while, then you will undoubtedly have felt lonely at some point, especially if your loved ones and friends are not entrepreneurs.

This loneliness tends to set in just before you have a team. When you are just starting your business, and everything depends on you. When you have a team, the loneliness can subside as you have more people involved in your vision.

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How To Sell Your Service In a Beautifully Authentic Way

‘Selling’ is natural to us as human beings. Think about it. When you see a good movie or use a new product that changes your life, what do you do…?

You share. You tell other people. You talk about the problem that you have and how you overcame that problem with said product or service.

You tell them about it because you feel it will add value to their life.

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How To Be In Alignment With Your Business

Not too long ago I was speaking to Emily, Managing Director of one of the most beautiful businesses that I have ever seen, Stories Studio.

Like us, Emily is also remote working from Spain, living in a beautiful castle in Ibiza. She is definitely doing entrepreneur life well. On the call, she mentioned how everyone always told her that business was hard, but she had never felt so content.

I told her it was because she was in alignment with her business.

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The Cone Workation: From A Team Point Of View

In this second instalment of our three-part blog series based on our recent workation in Barcelona, we’re exploring the #ConeSquadWorkation from a team point of view.

The workation was a first experience for each one of us, and it was truly an experience to remember. It gave us the opportunity to bond as a team, be a part of Cone’s future growth, experience remote working abroad, as well as learning and growing both as individuals and as a team.

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4 Items You Need In Your Boost Kit

Whether you are tired, hungover, jet-lagged or a mix of all 3, sometimes you need an extra boost, and that is ok!

Here at Cone, we swear by creating a small but efficient 'boost kit'. Our boost kit consists of a few items that can help you physically and mentally get into the right mindset.

So, to give you some inspiration and place to start we wanted to share with you what is in our kit!

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Choosing The Right Accountant Will Help Your Money Mindset

Here’s something you may never have thought about: choosing an accountant is a spiritually aligned money mindset process. And the right accountant will help you with your money mindset journey.

Your accountant has a significant role within your money story, so OF COURSE, choosing an accountant is a big part of your money mindset journey.

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