My husband and I moved to Canada without knowing what awaits us. A leap of faith, as what we always call it. We left our families back home, and thought, "we are going to try and live our best life in this new country." Our eyes lit up when we planned and spoke about it … Continue reading The power of perseverance
People who have been in different types of work environment have probably experienced various employee engagement approaches. I, for example, have worked in a corporate office - a BPO to be exact - and now part of a growing start-up company. Although it is understandable that both worlds have different cultures, the culture that an organization … Continue reading Are your employees engaged?
For online freelancers or work from home professionals (whichever you want to call it) like me, there can be days when you would need to have a new environment to work in. Imagine having the same environment for work as your place for R&R? It generally works for me, but I would sometimes need to just … Continue reading A break from the routine
I decided to write about leadership this time. Coming from a leadership retreat/workshop last week allowed me to realize that I have yet to learn a lot about my leadership style, and understand how it should change now that I work as an online contractor. In the past, I was in a Training and Development leadership role. … Continue reading Virtual Leader
Thinking about working from home? I'd say think again. No - this is a not a blog about dissuading you from telecommuting. This is just me sharing how you can be successful if you choose this path. There are a lot of things that you'd love about working from home. Not waking up early, no need to … Continue reading Challenges of Working from Home
Being a wife of a husband who travels a lot for a living is not easy. I used to be a corporate girl, but when I got married, it got to a point when it became difficult for us to constantly live in different cities. I had to make that bold move to leave the job that … Continue reading My life as a work from home wife