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Thriving Business – Income Tracking Tool

Thriving Business – Income Tracking Tool

Come behind the scenes at Thrive HQ and see how I track my income, using this handy tracking tool! By sharing how and why I do some of these things in my own business, I'm hoping to help you in yours!Income. It's a touchy subject, right? No one seems to like to talk...

Why your business documents matter!

Why your business documents matter!

This post is a shout out to virtual assistants - yep, you know who you are! If you are a VA, and you don't have your business documents lined up, this one is just for you! Look, I get it. Starting an online service business comes with a truckload of things to think...

3 Easy Ways to Brand Your Documents

3 Easy Ways to Brand Your Documents

There are so many things you can do to reinforce your brand in your business. But the reality is that many strategies take money and time to implement. This post has three simple steps to help you brand your documents right now, so you can start to grow your brand...

Working Smarter Series: Fields in Word

Working Smarter Series: Fields in Word

This post explains how you can work smarter with fields in Word. By using 'automation' tools you can ease your workload, and improve the consistency of your documents! Fields in Word is part of the Working Smarter series - short, sharp posts that help you to better...

Working Smarter Series: Styles

Working Smarter Series: Styles

This Working Smarter post is about using Styles in Microsoft Word, and how they can make your documents more consistent and on-brand, without all the stress! The Styles section of the Home Ribbon is one that you have probably looked at once or twice, but not really...

Working Smarter Series: Paragraph

Working Smarter Series: Paragraph

Working Smarter for Paragraphs This post is part of the Working Smarter series by Thrive - short, sharp posts to help you use Microsoft Word in a way that suits you and your business. This post is about the Paragraph section of the Home Tab.Paragraph on the Home...

Working Smarter Series: Font

Working Smarter Series: Font

Work smarter with Fonts This post is part of the Working Smarter series by Thrive - short, sharp posts that help you to better use Microsoft Word in a way that suits you and your business.The Font Section on the Home Ribbon This section of the Home Ribbon is the one...

Working Smarter Series: Clipboard

Working Smarter Series: Clipboard

Work smarter using the Clipboard This post is part of the Working Smarter series by Thrive - short, sharp posts that help you to better use Microsoft Word in a way that suits you and your business.The Clipboard in Word Now, I know what you are going to say. Really....

New Post Series: Working Smarter in Word

New Post Series: Working Smarter in Word

Introducing the 'Work Smarter Series' of blog posts Thrive is about to launch a series of sharp and focussed blog posts, all under the banner of the 'Working Smarter Series'. One of the things I love to say is that I want everyone to work smarter, not harder. And how...

Thrive’s Top Tips – Formatting Marks in Word

Thrive’s Top Tips – Formatting Marks in Word

This post is a part of the series 'Thrive's Top Tips' - these blog posts are focussed on different elements of programs or systems that can help you to #worksmarternotharder. This post is about using the Formatting Marks tool in Word to help you identify formatting...

A new look, and a new outlook

A new look, and a new outlook

Thrive has a new look online, and that’s meant we have taken a bit more of a look at ourselves, what we offer and how we work too!

Why I love what I do

Why I love what I do

With Valentines Day approaching, I wanted to take a different approach. I mean, I love my husband very much - don't get me wrong!! But this year, I wanted to talk about another love in my life - my business, my clients and the work I am doing with Thrive.   Owning a...

Thrive’s Top Tips: Tame those Tables!

Thrive’s Top Tips: Tame those Tables!

This post is a part of the series 'Thrive's Top Tips' - focussing on a specific topic to help you #worksmarternotharder, with some of my personal shortcuts and tips thrown in for good measure! This post is about creating and managing tables in Microsoft Word. If you...

It’s our first birthday!

It’s our first birthday!

Welcome to 2021. By now, most of us are all back at the desk (in some form), and starting to get a feeling for what we want this year to be. Here at Thrive, it's no different. I've been back for just over a week now, and there's so much happening. But today, I wanted...

2020 – A reflection

2020 – A reflection

Now, I know what you are thinking - oh, gosh (or swear word of your choice!), it's another one of those '2020 was so horrible but I'm #blessed' posts. Well, it is and it isn't. I'm about to switch off for a couple of weeks, to spend time with family, as you do at this...

Thrive’s Top Tips: Say it with Styles

Thrive’s Top Tips: Say it with Styles

This post is a part of the series 'Thrive's Top Tips' - these blog posts are focussed on a different program or system that can help you to #worksmarternotharder, with some of my favourite ways to use these programs that might be new or helpful to you! Today, I want...

Thrive’s Top Tips – Word Templates

Thrive’s Top Tips – Word Templates

This post is a part of the series 'Thrive's Top Tips' - these blog posts are focussed on a different program or system that can help you to #worksmarternotharder, with some of my favourite ways to use these programs that might be new or helpful to you! As a virtual...

Thrive’s Top Tips – Canva

Thrive’s Top Tips – Canva

This post is a part of the series 'Thrive's Top Tips' - these blog posts are focussed on a different program or system that can help you to #worksmarternotharder, with some of my favourite ways to use these programs that might be new or helpful to you! Today, we are...

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