Author Archives: DonnaCoulling

How to Be a Clean, Bearable Person When You Work From Home

This article originally appeared on Girlboss.com.    If you’ve ever worked from home, you’ve been there: Circa 6 pm, your roommate or partner gets home from their in-office job, and they walk in on a bleary-eyed, caffeinated trash squirrel instead … Continue reading

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The Modern Yoga Bible – Christina Brown – Book Review

  Ali of Team DC reviewed ‘Modern Yoga Bible’, here’s how she got on: “If you can fully apply the concept of bringing your mind to the present moment, then you will be free.” Wouldn’t that be lovely? To feel … Continue reading

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The Best Independent Cafés To Work From In London

Not everyone works in an office. With the laptops and smartphones abound, it is easy to set up shop almost anywhere. However, a coffee shop always tops our list because, well, coffee! Here is a list of the best coffee … Continue reading

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The Fear of the Unknown

I went to the David Hockney exhibition at the Tate Britain on Monday for the second time and took my daughter and a friend. I went for the first time a few weeks ago and couldn’t get anybody to come with … Continue reading

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Make More Time for Yourself

Photo by Thayer Allyson Gowdy Organise your schedule―and claim carefree minutes for yourself―in three steps. By Elizabeth Fenner 1. Step Back (For a Second) Figure out why you want more free time. “You can’t win a game you haven’t defined,” … Continue reading

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Gender Pay Gap: What Every Woman Should Know

4 April was Equal Pay Day. This date signifies the amount of extra time into the following year that a woman must work to earn the same amount her male counterpart earns in 1 year. Today the BBC wrote an … Continue reading

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Ask the Etiquette Expert: How Can I Be the Best Personal Assistant?

This article originally appeared on HuffingtonPost.com. It talks about the skills needed to be a great personal assistant, but these traits can be carried over to any job position!  By Diane Gottsman I was recently asked to share the qualities … Continue reading

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