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New year: your new approach to being a working mum

Do you feel like you have to constantly prove yourself in the workplace because you’re a working mum? With most of us having a few days off because of the Christmas and bank holidays, this is your chance to go back to work renewed and ready to stand firm!

We don’t ask to be treated like martyrs, or for a medal, neither do we ask for special treatment, just because we have children. Most of us working mums just want to get on – by that I mean getting on with the work we’re being paid to do. Most of us want to get in with that work without feeling as though every step we take in the workplace is being scrutinised in case any semblance of life outside it is impacting on our work or how we do it.

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Video tutorial: how to use FTP and Filezilla

Every website owner should have access to their server. Even if you have a dedicated developer who works for you full time or ad hoc, knowing how to access your website files can be a real life saver should something go wrong.

The following video tutorial will run you through what FTP is, and how you can access your website’s files using software like Filezilla.

Video tutorial: how to set yourself up as a freelance or consultant

Work when you want, choose who you work with and for and name your price…these are some of the benefits of being your own boss as a freelance or consultant.

Watch this video tutorial to see how you can set yourself up doing just that, and find out how to get paying clients beating your door down for your services.

Video tutorial: SEO and why you need to know the basics

Having a website is all about getting the right traffic to buy your product or service. Your website needs to be able to attract that traffic – and the right type of traffic. SEO is a way to do this, and most of it you can do for free.

This video tutorial will give you the insights you need to understand SEO and apply it to your website – or pay someone else to do it for you, without feeling like they are speaking another language!

Video tutorial: setting up successfully as a freelance or consultant

If your thinking about selling your skills and expertise as a freelance and have not ventured into that area before, it can be a daunting prospect.

Our video tutorial will give you some insight – and a to-do list that will help you position yourself in the best way you can to make your freelance career a success. And if you’re already working as a freelance or consultant and just aren’t making the headway (or money) you need, you need to watch this, too.

Do you mean business? Why haven’t you got a business mentor?

No matter how good you are at your craft, there really is nothing like being able to have a mentor who can help you turn your expertise into a financial success.

Most business owners and successful online entrepreneurs will admit that a mentor was a big part of their success.

business mentorA lot of people feel like they can do everything on their own and this is something that can lead to a lot of problems. An enthusiasm to get stuck in and get your hands dirty is great, but do you have to learn all the hard lessons the long way, making avoidable mistakes along the way?