BLOGS! 

Welcome to our blog page! Here we share our news, tips and tools – and our Pink Link Member’s blogs!

3 introvert-friendly ways to boost self-confidence

Sarah Lynas talks about core strength, deep self-confidence, and how introverts can struggle with self-confidence. Read her blog here

How To Make A Kiwi, Pineapple, Mango, Banana And Ginger Smoothie

This Smoothie is  a great way to bring exotic flavours into your healthy eating lifestyle, boosting amazing nutritional benefits. Discover more and follow the recipe here 

Where have I been hiding?

Tracey Robinson shares her brand overhaul for Pocket Watch Assistant, going into detail about her new website and how she has rolled out a brand overhaul over social media. Read her blog here

Business Awards Are Great For Business

Whether you are a business owner or represent an organisation, winning a business award will be great for you and your business. Discover more here

How to Create a Marketing Strategy

Lisa Jackson of Acorn Marketing shares great tips and advice to help you to successfully create a marketing strategy. Discover more here

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Lynne Webster – Baby Bamboo And Beyond

Lynne at Baby Bamboo And Beyond believes we can all make a difference to the planet by making changes, however small. Find out more at Her Luxury Wellness podcast here.

The Enterprise Vision Awards (EVAs) | Believe In Your Dreams

Read about Clarissa’s first hand account of the EVAS and hear how it inspired her to aim high. Click here to read.

How to Get More Engagement on Social Media?

Lisa Jackson of Acorn Marketing shares great tips and advice to help you improve your social media engagement. Discover more here.

No diet’s – But lasting change

Margaret Bell of Naturally Empowered Health is offering you the chance to change your life. Want to know more? Read about it here.

Cancer Zodiac Sign – Everything You Need To Know

The water sign of Cancer is known for its connection to emotions, the heart of the family, and their love of home. More details here.

How To Make Hibiscus Drink

There’s lots of great health benefits to drinking hibiscus. From lowering blood pressure to aiding weight loss. Find out more here.

Backup to the 80s

Backup Northwest are going Backup to the 80’s with entertainment from acclaimed tribute act ‘Boy Gorgeous’. If you’d like to join them read about it here.

Employee Access To Data

If your staff aren’t correctly trained in data protection it could end up costing you thousands of £s in fines. Discover more here.

Anti-Diet Empowerment Eating Coach | Podcast

Meet Margaret Bell Anti-Diet Empowerment Eating Coach. She coaches stressed professionals who have a challenging relationship with food. Listen to the podcast here

All the hats you wear running a business!

Running your own business means that you are the IT department, bookkeeper, sales manager, marketing manager, cleaner… find out more here.

How To Make Almond Milk

Making homemade almond milk is a super easy and very quick way to have an alternative to animal milk. Follow the easy recipe here.

How To Wax Underarms

When it comes to smoother and longer-lasting pits and stubble-free skin, waxing is a great option. Find out here how to wax the underarms.

Secrets To Emotional Health

A Guide To Emotional Health. Meet Amanda Green, an Emotional Health Coach Expert, learn her secrets to emotional health. | Podcast Ep39

Lionsgate 88 portal

The Lionsgate 88 Portal is linked to the numerology of 8/8. Astrologically, it refers to when the Sun moves into the eighth day of the eighth month, Clarissa Jordan takes a deep dive and explains more here.

Never-ending phone calls!

How many calls do you take or make that interfere with your day? Having a bunch of calls to make does not sound like fun! Tracey Robinson can help you manage your calls.

A pandemic financial plan for all the family

Roz Barnes discusses how you can ensure a safe financial future for yourself, your parents and your children during the coronavirus pandemic. Read her blog here.

Gemini And A Guide To Mercury Retrograde

Gemini is the first air sign in the zodiac. It is where there is a focus on communication, thought, speed and connectivity. Discover more from Her Luxury Wellness here.

How to find a Virtual Assistant

Deciding that you want to take on a Virtual Assistant (VA) is a big step in growing your business and can be quite a daunting prospect. Curlew Secretarial Solutions explains more.

All the hats you wear running a business!

When you first started out – things seemed pretty straight forward right? But, then you developed and grew your business? Read the Pocket Watch Assistant blog here

How do you handle your Emails?

Do you dream of an organised in-box? Tracey Robinson, the Pocket Watch Assistant shares her tips and tools to make it happen here

Money Matters

Hands up those of you who don’t have money worries? We asked our members for their top tips for financial wellbeing here

Admin Isn’t A Profession?

Tracey Robinson, the Pocket Watch Assistant debates the importance of admin in business – read about it here

Essential Oils: Improving Your Health and Wellness Naturally!

Dawn M Murray Essential Wellness uses essential oils to promote emotional and physical wellbeing. Find out more here

Personal Growth = Positive Power!

Amanda Green gives you some ideas how you can increase your positive power. Which will you focus on this week? See the list here.

Eating Our Biggest Frog

Bev Wood of BWD Limited has been eating big frogs! The biggest being her website, discover what she’s talking about here

Your Energy Power

Amanda Green, the Emotional Health Coach takes a look at how we have the power to create our future, we are doing it all the time! Read more here

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What Is the North Node In Astrology?

The North node can be considered the calling of the soul, the meaning  and how we interpret the concept this is explained in Clarissa Jordan’s blog here.

My Financial Planner is Awesome

Finding the right Financial Planner is essential for your financial wellbeing, read Ruth Power’s blog here 

The Art of Brain Dumping

What the…is a brain dump?  It’s a way of offloading all of the thoughts in your mind onto paper! Read about it here.

The Best Landlord

Tracey Robinson, the Pocket Watch Assistant shares what makes a great landlord. If your a landlord, you don’t want to miss this.

May, Charity of the Month

N-Vision is the charity of the month for May. Find out more about the charity and how you can get involved here.

Everything You Need To Know About Taurus

If someone you know is a Taurean, Clarissa Jordan’s blog could help you recognise and identify the traits and characteristics of this zodiac sign. Discover more here.

Stripping Off On The Sofa

Coral Horn, founder of Pink Link shares her ‘go to’ healthy fixes and treatments that are helping her manage the big M. Read about it here.

D I G I T A L • D E T O X

Are you trapped by endless amounts of screen time? Tracey Robinson, the Pocket Watch Assistant shares her tips for starting a digital detox – read her blog here.

Death, Sex, Control and Power!

Amanda Green explains the Pink Supermoon Full Moon in Scorpio and how it can affect your life. Read more here.

How To Avoid Burnout

As we emerge from lockdown it will be all too easy to fall back into bad habits. Read Gwen Backhouse of Curlew Secretarial Solutions blog to help you avoid burnout here

What Is A Birth Chart?

If you are interested in astrology, this blog by Clarissa Jordan is a must read!

Rise Goddess Rise

This beautiful poem was written by Amanda Green the Emotional Health Coach for International Women’s Day, read here

Why Is Goal Setting So Important? Kristen Cunliffe

In this episode of Clarissa Explains It All podcast, she talks to Kristen Cunliffe of Red Star Wealth about the power of money in relationships and freedom. Read more here

Y A C K • A S B E S T O S…

Tracey Robinson is a VA specialising in Property Management and Development. She shares 10 reasons why you need an asbestos survey here

April, Charity of the Month

Carer Support South Lakes is the Pink Link Charity of the Month. Read their blog to find out more about what they do and to see how you can get involved.

Anger Has A Purpose

The next time you feel guilty for losing your temper, stop – take a moment to read Amanda Green’s blog. It might be just the read you need.

Aries, Everything Else you Need to Know

Clarissa Jordan of Her Luxury Wellness takes a deep dive into the traits and characteristics of those born under the Aries zodiac sign, read more here

Recreate Your Reality

Emotional Health Coach, Amanda Green shares a fantastic list of affirmations that you can use. Discover more here.

How Does The Moon Affect The Body

Clarissa Jordan of Her Luxury Wellness looks at how the Moon can physically affect your body. Check out her blog and see if this is happening to you!

Warrington and Halton Hospitals’ Charity of the Month

Want to know how you can support this fabulous charity? Helen Higginson shares ways that you can get involved here.

Soul Searching

Caroline Pett takes a deep dive into what soul searching achieves and how necessary it actually is. Read more here.

Budget 2021 – How can it help your business?

Julie Hutson of Kasion Accounting Solutions explains how the Budget can work in your favour. A must read for businesses. Find out more here.

Learning New Skills

Award winning Young Entrepreneur, Holly Shafiq of The Phlebotomy Centre discusses the importance of learning new skills to advance your career. Reda her blog here.

Finding Motivation And Inspiration In Every Day Surroundings

Dawn Murray Essential Wellness takes a look at why it’s important to keep improving yourself and constantly seek new challenges. Read her blog here.

BUDGET 2021

Mandy Crossley of MC Accounting & Business Solutions rounds up the main points of the Budget 2021 here.

Everything You Need To Know About Pisces

Clarissa of Her Luxury Wellness she takes a deep look at Pisces characteristics, traits and what makes them tick. Have a read here. ⁠

F I N A L • C O U N T D O W N

Tracey Robinson, the Pocket Watch Assistant has helped test services/ repairs of 200+ properties!⁣⁣ Read her blog to find out how she can help you.

Key dates for the UK tax year 2021/22

Blue Fusion Bookkeeping has put together a handy list of key dates for the UK tax year 2021/22 that may be of benefit to you and your business click here for more information.

Anti Ageing And The Importance Of Skincare

Clarissa Jordan of Her Luxury Wellness talks about your physical connection to the intricacies of nature, read more here.

Top Social Media Do’s and Don’ts

Last month, we asked our Pink Link Members to let us know their thoughts on social media. In particular, the Do’s and Don’ts of social media, find out what they said here.

What Can Aquarius Expect in 2021 and Beyond

If you or someone you know is born under the zodiac sign Aquarius, you will want to read Clarissa’s blog here.

Bounce Back Loans

If you used the Government’s Bounce Back Loan and are concerned about repayment or the financial security of your business. Read Adcroft Hilton’s blog here.

Wear Sunscreen! A lesson in money

Ruth Power of the Financial Management Bureau shares her thoughts on the importance of wearing sunscreen and planning for your future. Read more here

Your Truth Is Your Authentic Power

This year, Amanda Green found the truth within herself, her soul and in spirituality as well as energy. She shares her journey in this blog.

Resilience, what it is and how to top it up

Life and circumstances, will at times, conspire against us, to try to knock us over, put us on the floor. Anne Millne-Riley’s blog helps you to become resilient.

3 Simple Steps To Live a Happier, Healthier Lifestyle

Are you struggling with low energy, insomnia or maybe you’ve lost your mojo? Dawn Murray shares three simple steps to make a change.

How you can effectively reduce your sugar intake

Are you hooked on sugar? Margaret Bell  looks at techniques that will naturally lower your sugar daily intake in her blog.

Cellular Health – Improve Your Wellbeing From The Inside Out

Dee Hounslea, The Cellular Health Guru asks “Are you at the forefront of looking after your own health and wellbeing?” Find out more here

It’s always a good time to learn online

With so many e-learning courses and programmes available now that there’s pretty much something to suit all interests and needs. Read Centaur Training’s blog here.

Having A Wobble?

It’s alright to have a wobble. Caroline Pett is an anxiety specialist who can help you cope with the problems that cause the wobbles. Read more here.

Are you planning on retiring?

Roz Barnes explains how the current reliefs and allowances on pension contributions can be a cause for optimism when planning your retirement.

Hand Back your Bounce Back Loan by Kristen Cunliffe of Red Star Wealth

Hand Back Your Bounce Back Loan?

Kristen Cunliffe of Red Star Wealth discusses the pros and cons of what you should do with your Bounce Back loan. Find out more here.

Pink Link Penrith Launched

Read about the latest Pink Link network to open – the first in 2021 and the third in Cumbria – Pink Link Penrith! 

Survive lockdown as an extrovert- and actually make it more fun!

Ellen Williams of Ministry VA shares her top tips to help you get through this latest lockdown and keep your sanity! Read her blog here.

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Beat that Procrastination

Procrastination can limit your long-term success, Gwen Backhouse of Curlew Secretarial Solutions helps you to stay focused and get the job done in her latest blog

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Our Top 6 Tips for Success in 2021

Pink Link shares 6 easy to implement tips that will make your business shine in 2021. Click here

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Transformation and Growth

Amanda Green  shares three tips that will help you to ]bring about fulfilment and growth. Make the change. Read more here

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What Can Businesses Do Instead Of A Christmas Party

Breathe Therapies look at the alternative ideas to raise the morale and boost the festive spirit, read more here

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How To Ace Your Business Branding

Jo Ogle of Little Biz Marketing shares her ‘How To’ guide to ACE your Branding – a must for small business owners here

5 Steps To Learn To Draw

If you want to discover your inner artist and release your create streak, read Su’s easy guide to drawing here.

Action the Law of Attraction!

The law of attraction is always in action, you just need to know how to work with it. Find out how Amanda can help you here.

JOGLE Gin-Raising Challenge

Shed 1 have created JOGLE Gin to raise money and awareness for Myton Hospice & CALM. Read about the epic challenge here.

How to lose the interview nerves and exude self-confidence

Anne Millne-Riley shares her top 10 tips to help you shine at your next interview. A must read!

Promoting Positive Mental Health In The Workplace

Breathe Therapies tackles the importance of promoting positive mental health in the workplace. This improves morale, productivity and reduces the number of sick days read more here. 

10 Techniques To Use When You Feel Like Giving Up

Anne shares 10 techniques to stop you from giving up and instead help you to master the art of not giving up. Read her latest blog here.

Adding the Personal Touch to Christmas!

PNG Digital shows how you can let those special people in your life know that you are thinking of them in these uncertain times. Find out here.

The Perpetuating Factors Of Obesity

In the final blog in the series Breathe Therapies take an in-depth look at the growing issue of obesity and explore a stepped approach to deal with the problem here

New Furlough Measures

Ray Howard, keeps you up to date with the latest news on the Furlough Scheme. Read the latest details here.

Furlough Scheme Extended

Ray Howard explains how the extended Furlough Scheme can help employers and employees weather the latest crisis, discover more here.

Age Is Just A Number

Age Concern Central Lancashire are challenging you to Share, Care or Dare! in their latest campaign to celebrate their 40th Anniversary. Read more here.

When Imposter Syndrome Hits

Even the most confident, accomplished entrepreneur into an internally quivering fraud. Discover tips to overcome it here.

Baking Sourdough At Home

Award winning bakers, Lovingly Artisan have introduced virtual baking to help recreate their delicious bread. Discover more here.

How To Ditch Self-Doubt and Present Your ideas Confidently

Anne Millne-Riley can help you overcome your fears and to speak out with confidence, discover more in her blog

My Raw Account Living With Eczema

Rachel shares her tips and experiences of living with eczema. Read more here

New ‘Job Support Scheme’

As the furlough scheme draws to an end, Ray Howard explains how the new scheme will work for employers and employees. Discover more here.

Simplify PTA event ticketing with Trybooking

If you are a school or a PTA, Joan Lind at Trybooking can help your event run smoothly and cost effectively. Find out more here.

Home alone contemplating how to get up Everest, sniffing bottles and being grateful

Read Coral’s latest blog – honest, gritty and authentic here.

Winter’s number one accessory

Moo Munden talks about ;the Collar’ – how to wear it, which looks best and how you can create an on fleek Winter wardrobe here.

What Is A Virtual Assistant?

Ellen Williams of Ministry VA explains how a VA can help your business. Discover how you can save time here.

Virtual Reality Therapy for Anxiety Disorders

Breath Therapies explain how Virtual Reality Therapy can be used to help a wide range of mental health issues. Discover more here.

Negative Emotions & Their Life Changing Potential

Amanda Green looks at the power of negative emotions and how you can use them in your personal growth.

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First Aid Training For Parents

Centaur Training helps to give parents and grandparents peace of mind with their first aid blog. Read more here.

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10 Ways To Grow Your Audience

Little Biz Marketing shares their 10 TOP TIPS to help GROW YOUR AUDIENCE… Read their latest blog here.

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What You Resist, Persists

Amanda Green talks about how you can help your subconscious beliefs become reality. Read more here.

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1440 Minutes

Bev Wood’s latest article shows you how to make the most of it by managing your time by minutes not hours. Discover more here

Share Your Love for Independents

Independent businesses need our support more than ever before. Family business Woodhouse Opticians share their part in a lockdown video.

How is Virtual Reality used in Therapy?

Virtual Reality is one of the latest technologies that Breath Therapies have introduced. Read about it here.

Warning! Furlough Scheme Amnesty

Ray Howard explains how employers need o conduct a furlough scheme audit. Discover how to protect your business

Why Financial Education Is More Than A Phrase

The impact of the Covid 19 pandemic has, of course, been devasting for many reasons but it also has started conversations about personal finance. Read more here. 

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Forgiveness – Set Yourself Free

If you are carrying pain or negative energy that is impacting you, Amanda Green can help you – Read her blog to find out more.

Blame Free Divorce by 2021

Jenna Atkinson of Harrison Drury outlines new legislation will help bring about blame free divorce. Read more here.

How To Fragrance Your Home – The Ultimate Guide

Elizabeth Manford of The Wax House shares the ultimate guide to creating the perfect sensory home for you and your family. Read more here.

You Can’t Be Ill – You’re Self-Employed

Running your own business? What happens if you’re sick? Read this blog to see ways you can protect your business here.

Customer Contact Tracing Scheme

Navigate the minefield of the Government’s Customer Contact Tracing Scheme with this information packed blog.

Hormone Balancing Foods

Hormonal imbalance can affect your life in a variety of ways. Discover how some simple adjustments can… Read more here.

Knickers and the Wonderful World of Contact Lens Wearing

Wearing a pair of contact lenses for a second day running can be compared to wearing a pair of knickers… Find out more in our latest blog.

Free Resources To Improve Your Business Today

Big Hand for Business list of free and low cost resources will help you improve your business without breaking the bank. Read more here.

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Why Knowing Your Style Personality Can Save You Money

Knowing your style personality can also can save you money. Read my latest blog and discover your style personality

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Women In The Workplace Post Covid-19

Women in the workplace will face more difficulties post Covid-19 than men. Controversial statement or just saying it as we find it? Read our blog and join the conversation

Are You Ready To Make The Most of Online Networking

As businesses emerge from lockdown, there’s been a rush of realisation that customers need to know you’re back in business. Online networking offers an easy way… Read more here

How To Use Zoom For Online Networking

Are you ready to embrace online networking? Virtual networking is a simple way to make new contacts and market your business. Read more here

Instagram Tips and Tools

We’re working on our Instagram account and thought we’d share some of the best tips we’ve learnt. Read more here.

Top Tips Working From Home

You may have been doing some work at home during the lockdown but are you prepared for full time remote working? Read more here 

In Times of Darkness…

In times of darkness, let the kindness shine through and add a slice of lime to your corona! Read more here

Big Pants and Idris

Home alone with big pants and a tennis ball called Idris After the absolute highs of celebrating International Women’s Day… Read more here