"I'd like to connect" - LinkedIn Story Leave a comment Read more »

“I’d like to connect” – LinkedIn Story

I was first introduced to LinkedIn back in 2006 when I was being made redundant from my last permanent job. I attended one of those work-related workshops on “what next, after redundancy”. The trainer invited us to LinkedIn and recommended that we should connect all…


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Twitter is were it got started

It is interesting how in day 4 of the suitcase entrepreneur challenge that it is to about Twitter, the place where my social media journey began. It is also where I created the Avatar SophiaWorld, as I was looking for a shorten title to my…


I want some more Likes Leave a comment Read more »

I want some more Likes

When I originally launched SophiaWorld, it was mainly for a creative output. I did not see it as a business; a way of monetization. 3 months later, I was still enjoying the writing and was building up my regular readers. One editor of an e-zine,…


People to People: "how I cannot ignore social media?" Leave a comment Read more »

People to People: “how I cannot ignore social media?”

“These days people want to know the person behind the brand, not just the official company face”. So here I am on another blog challenge created by the Suitcase Entrepreneur. The question for day one of this social media blog challenge was as follows: What…


Becoming the savvy traveller Leave a comment Read more »

Becoming the savvy traveller

It is nice to receive deals when they are presented to you. Sometimes you may have to be “active” and go out and get them. This leads me to day 27 of the suitcase entrepreneur blog challenge: Name 2 ways in which you’re going to…


Living like the minimalist Leave a comment Read more »

Living like the minimalist

When I was young, my mother told me that when she moved to the UK from the Caribbean how she travelled light. She came out with the phrase, “those who travel light, travel fast”. I was quite amazed about this story, thinking: how can you…


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“It is all in the routine, structure”

As much as I like the idea of living the “freedom lifestyle” I will get bored and may end up unhappy if I felt that I had no structure or purpose. This leads me to day 25 of the suitcase entrepreneur challenge: What skills do you need…


"I'm like a bird: Where I'd like to travel to" Leave a comment Read more »

“I’m like a bird: Where I’d like to travel to”

I have always liked to travel, visit and explore new places. This also includes taking car journeys and disregarding the Sat Nav (or satellite) directions . Travelling, especially on aeroplanes, is like freedom to me. I do not get stressed when the aeroplane takes off,…


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Time is so precious

Time is money. Time is so precious as it just goes on, even as I am writing this post my time on earth is reducing. So since it is a precious commodity it should not be wasted. In day 20 of the blog challenge, Natalie…


My stage Leave a comment Read more »

My stage

“There is only one you!” Shanti had spoken these words to me during our Skype conversation last week. I was talking about my brand, my upcoming book the Naked Series and reaching my ideal customer.  In this world we live in, we want to feel…


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