Category Archives: Blog

Here at Velocity Towers we pride ourselves on keeping up with the latest business news and events affecting our virtual office clients. Catch up with the latest articles and our take on happenings around the Velocity planet…

How to prepare for an out-of-town business meeting

When you’re preparing for a major business meeting out-of-town, the last thing you want is to worry about is whether you’ve packed everything you need.

Being well-prepared in advance is vital in terms of enjoying a stress-free experience. You need to arrive at the venue feeling refreshed, calm and raring to go.
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Dealing with loneliness during the festive period

The Christmas period can be lonely for many people, particularly so if you’re a freelancer without an office of co-workers. Learn how to deal with loneliness with the following suggestions.

Loneliness might seem like a fairly innocuous problem, but it can be a real issue for freelancers, who tend to spend a lot of time by themselves. Here are 5 ideas to get you going socially this Christmas.
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To hot desk or not to hot desk: a freelancer’s dilemma

For and against hot-desking, we look at both sides of arguments…

A permanent desk at a coworking space or at a client’s office has its benefits, however, hot-desking, from a managed space or a coffee shop also has its perks. There are a number of factors you should consider before making your decision. We weigh up the options…
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5 best web resources for freelancers moving abroad

Taking your freelancing to far-flung locations can seem daunting at first. Our pick of the five best web resources will see you make the move with a lot less to worry about.

In a world where portfolios and passports collide, our list of web resources will make freelancing seem that much freer.
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Best winter spots for freelancers who love the cold

If you prefer to co-work in the cold and freelance while freezing, there are several dream destinations to choose from. Read on for our suggestions…

The digital nomad lifestyle doesn’t have to revolve around the sun. Our guide offers five destinations, cooler than most and in more ways than one…
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5 ways to get your work-life balance back into shape


Does your personal life tend to suffer because of your busy professional life? Try these tips to achieve a greater work-life balance…

It’s misleading to suggest that a work-life balance means spending an equal amount of time across your personal and professional life. It’s not always possible for freelancers to ensure they have enough free time, but it’s important to try to keep things as balanced as possible.
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