Melissa

Taming toxic people

I have been reading a truly fascinating book called “Taming Toxic People – the science of identifying and dealing with psychopaths at work and at home”, by David Gillespie.  It was one of those books that I couldn’t put down and I kept it in my bag so that whenever I had a few minutes […]

What if you fail? But what if you fly?

When it comes to building a career from home, there are many questions you will have in your head.  You may also have fears that leave you feeling like you don’t know what action to take. You may question the legitimacy of working from home, and question whether real jobs actually exist. You may wonder […]

St Kilda beach

Making money from home opens up so many possibilities. You can work anywhere you want, at any time you want. Your work from home office is wherever you choose. Being summer in January, the possibilities are endless.   St. Kilda Beach Today’s office was down at St.Kilda beach, Melbourne.  We were so spoilt by the […]

Tomorrow is the beginning

Another year has ended and a new one has begun.   2017 has seen loads of change for my family and me, and I know that 2018 will be the same. A time for pause and reflection I find that in the New Year I reflect on my achievements of the past year, and consider […]

Introverts unite - NOT!

Working in HR I have always been interested in personality, and how our personality aligns (or in some cases doesn’t align) with our work. A popular personality tool is the Myers Briggs Type Indicator.  I have done this tool many times over the years as an individual and in team settings, and I’m always fascinated […]

Comfortable work from home clothes

There are pros and cons to working from home. For me, there are PLENTY more pros of working from home than there are cons. The advantages of working from home Lack of schedule imposed by others My personality type doesn’t sit well within a rigid, structured timetable. So when I would wake up and look […]