Working by Yourself? How Not to Feel Lonely
Those of you who are small business owners and entrepreneurs are often regarded with a little envy. The opportunity to set your own hours, work from the comfort of your own home or wherever you may choose (the beach!) and not waste time commuting. But the flip side is that it can be a lonely experience. No colleagues to bounce ideas off, have coffee breaks with, and enjoy social talk, no impetus to get dressed in ‘professional’ clothes, and no need to actually leave the confines of your working space. How can you counteract these downsides and make sure working by yourself works for you?