Can you as a small business owner take a leave of absence?

Yes… absolutely yes!!! In fact if you noticed I have been quiet for the past week it’s because that is exactly what I did .

Last Saturday my father-in-law passed away, for those of you who have lost a loved one you know the emotional drain this puts on a family, whilst also coping with the organisation of a funeral. As a small business owner I found it was incredibly difficult to be there for my family whilst continuing to work in my business. I tried it for a day and it was neither productive nor beneficial to anyone. So I decided to stop working for a week. Continue reading