Nearly every manager of a small business knows that it can feel overwhelming at times, simply because nearly all responsibility falls on their shoulders. Whether you use a virtual office, a rented serviced office, or have your own premises, Managers of small businesses are expected to wear many hats every day due to the constant stream of tasks and actions.
With some virtual offices, services are limited to a business address and a phone number – with perhaps an answering service. But at Basepoint, our virtual offices also provide a range of additional services that give you access to physical space whenever you need it, as well as becoming part of a wider business community.
Our cultural epidemic of stress and burnout seems to get worse each year. Recent Gallup polls showed that 79 percent of Americans feel stressed “sometimes or frequently,” and two-thirds of the full-time American workforce has suffered from some degree of burnout. An article by Elizabeth Yuko, Ph.D, found on 'Entrepreneur'.
A brilliant success as per usual! Pancakes with fillings including cheese and ham ,banana and nutella,strawberries and cream were enjoyed by the Basepoint Gosport licensees
What can you do when the negatives start to outweigh the positives? Faced with the prospect of a lengthy commute on a grey day, either jammed into a packed train carriage or a never-ending queue at the traffic lights, plenty of us have dreamed about that ultimate career goal: working from home. Design the day to fit your other commitments, get a few things done around the house, and pop out for lunch with a friend – surely this is the answer to the quest for the perfect work/life balance?