We opened our cafe in January last year, and during 2013, and right through until July this year we worked six days a week between our two cafes we had in that time. 384 more words
An oldie but a goodie
Reposted from Guardian Society.
Yes, they have jobs … but the five people featured below are typical of millions who have no security, no holiday or sick pay, limited hours, and no dignity at work! 2,325 more words
Being self-employed has definite benefits and drawbacks. Owning your own business or working for yourself can sound like a dream come true, but is it really? 1,129 more words
1. You don’t get a fixed lunch break.
If we are manic busy all day in the cafe, the simple fact is, there is sometimes simply no opportunity to take yourself away from serving customers and have a lunch break. 583 more words