Arguably, one of the biggest perks of being a remote worker is that you have full control over your working day.
As well as writing blogs, creating graphics, and scheduling social media, the organisation makes up for a big part of my role as Virtual Office Manager, and my love for organising is part of the reason that Ben asked me to join the Squad.
With this in mind, we thought it would be fun to give you a little insight into my mind - how I keep my day organised and get everything done while wearing so many virtual hats.
So you want to become an email ninja?
Is your email becoming the drain on your entire energy resource?
Or maybe you would just be happy with a little more organisation?
Well, the chances are you are not alone.
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.Read More
Emails. Emails. Emails. Ever feel like emails are taking over all of your productivity efforts?
We feel you. This is why we wanted to share our top tips on how to manage emails better to save you a headache and to ensure you only deal with the important stuff.
And as we know that you are most likely super busy, we have kept this short and sweet. Are you ready? Here we go.Read More
There has been a lot of talks recently about how you should be actively learning for an hour every day. This is all well and good but, being an entrepreneur is pretty hectic. Especially when you throw fitness, family and friends into the mix. So we wanted to touch on non-intrusive ways you can get your hour of learning into your day.Read More
Here at Cone, we are 100% remote workers.
And as it happens, so are a lot of our clients.
In fact, most of our clients do not do all of their work in the office.
So we wanted to share our essentials for taking your office anywhere.Read More
Remote working has been growing in popularity since 2012, and many businesses are expected to have at least over half of their workforce working remote by 2020. Which, really is not too far in the future.
As we, here at Cone have remote workers, we wanted to touch on why we have done this and to tackle some of the cons we have heard in the press.
Sometimes, it is hard to get into the groove of work. So today, we wanted to share with you our top efficiency hacks for getting things done.Read More
Ah, inbox zero. A buzzword used amongst many entrepreneurs.
I was the worst when it came to email. For so long, things would get lost; there would be things that I would miss, it was a total mess.Read More
We sympathise for bloggers. Because although your lives look glamorous (and I am sure parts of it are), you do not get the recognition for running your own business.
But you are running your own business.
You ARE the business.
You have invoices. You have clients. You ARE your marketing department while maintaining your brand.
So how can you streamline your blogging business?Read More
I am not going to lie. I have always been SO awful with time management. With a background in recruitment and marketing, it was easy to lose time here and there. But all that has to change when you start working on creating your empire.Read More
Power hours are a fantastic tool, but only if you use them correctly. In this hour there should be little to no distractions, and you should have a 'game plan' (don't worry this post will help you with your game plan). So, here are our top 6 tips to help you rock your power hour and be the most efficient version of you.Read More