I hear a lot of my clients say that what they miss about corporate life is the company, the chat, the banter. That’s why Facebook and Twitter are so popular, that you can carry on the banter and connection virtually. But lack of meaningful conversation, personal interaction and more in-depth conversations can make you lonely and you could start questioning your business – am I doing the right thing?, am I any good at what I do?, am I unique enough? Am I cut out to work from home alone? How can I get more clients? Should I give it all up and get a job? etc. and you can get yourself in a negative state of mind quite quickly and it’s hard to pull yourself out of it on your own.
Sometimes talking to your partner/spouse can be good and helpful, sometimes not..
What can you, yourself, do about it? Here are 6 ideas. [Read more…]