About the Author: Prime Sarmiento is a Southeast Asia-based journalist who reports on science and travel. She is the co-founder of The Gypsygals – a multimedia site that offers practical advice and inspirational stories to solo female travelers. 

Prime Sarmiento

The Tao of Abundance

Having an abundance mentality is one of the tools (for lack of a better term) that is helping me to make significant strides in my life and career. By focusing on what I have instead of what I lack, I get to use my resources to look for opportunities, meet more people who will support […]

Six Tips to Stress-Free Business Travel

This may sound ironic but a travel nut like me finds business travel stressful. Early in my career as a journalist, I thought that traveling for work was a means to score free trips. I always wanted to travel but since I could barely survive with my tiny paycheck back then, I was always trying […]

3 Tips to Grow Your Business by Outsourcing

Here is the most important thing that I learned while setting up a copy writing business on the side: I need to hire someone if I want to transition this from being a mere side hustle into a profitable full time enterprise. Like most bootstrapping newbie entrepreneurs, I fell into the trap of do-it-yourself  mentality. […]

Focus, breathe and grow your business

The work-life balance is a myth. If you are a woman entrepreneur, there’s a big chance that you are, for some reason, chasing this unicorn dream of having a work-life balance. After all, isn’t that what all these blogs/magazines/tv shows/self help books/audiobooks/etcetera are telling you? That in order for you to have a fulfilling life […]