Category Archives: Working It

Swamped Sloane

“One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged.  Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.” ~ Lucille Ball BUSY.  See me breaking out … Continue reading

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  I relapsed. Because I went against my better judgment and placed myself in a precarious situation I started drinking the night before work.  Guess who couldn’t be bothered to attend the next day?  No call, no show, nothing.  I … Continue reading

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Small business Sloane

I wonder how much of my business I should inject into this blog.  Because so much of what I do involves social media I don’t want to alienate my readers by babbling constantly about my job here.  But it’s hard … Continue reading

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Leap of faith

I participate in a daily challenge designed to foster growth in my small business.  Today we acknowledged how thankful we were for the many opportunities afforded to us by our decision to join the It Works Family.  So I shared … Continue reading

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Why I work from home

I despise this dreary, frigid weather.  Not only does it make me lethargic but I also feel somewhat depressed.  I know it’s only temporary and I’m not stuck in a rut.  Being sick makes this situation that much worse.  Yesterday … Continue reading

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Playing catchup

What do my primary inbox, social tab, promotions tab, and spam folder all have in common?  None of them contained UBC day 10.  As of Monday morning my emails resumed as usual so I’m assuming it was a glitch in … Continue reading

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