22. October 2013
by globalwomenatwork
0 comments

The ups and downs of working from home

FreedoChange + responsibilitym of choice of working hours was one of the most important factors in my decision to be self employed. I’m a night owl and always hated to get up early for work. So I immediately started to work at night hours and extended those hours every day until I suddenly noticed the sun was rising, and that it didn’t make sense at all what I was doing. My clients sleep at night and they were working while I was sleeping. So I had to adept my own rhythm to the habits of my clients at least a bit.

I also had to admit that I was not as productive at night as I thought I would be, because naturally I became tired. So after some weeks of feeling absolute freedom Continue Reading →

6. September 2013
by globalwomenatwork
0 comments

How to overcome fears on your way to be an etrepreneur.

FearI really like the graphic below because that’s what I personally went through while becoming an entrepreneur. I was literally worried about ALL those things!

I noticed that I was surrounded by 2 types of people: the ones who were even more worried about my future than me, like family and some friends, and the ones who also knew me from a professional environment like colleagues, business partners, my trainer coach and some more friends.

I figured out that several people just projected their own fears on my situation Continue Reading →