Tag: Freelancers

The Secret Contractor – Seven things you shouldn’t start contracting without

The great thing about contracting is that life, in theory at least, becomes a lot more free and easy. You travel light, live by your wits, eschew the... Read more

The Secret Contractor – What’s the work-life balance really like as a contractor?

  If you’re thinking about going self-employed, your work-life balance is probably the next biggest incentive after income. But what does... Read more

The Secret Contractor – My (Very) Brief Guide To Networking

As I’ve already mentioned, my entry into contracting wasn’t exactly deliberate, so I didn’t give much thought to ‘networking’. I took it to... Read more

Go Contracting? Go Green!

How you can help the environment when you’re self-employed There’s a lot of pressure on individuals nowadays to change their lifestyles in order... Read more

The Secret Contractor – How it all began

The start of something new... I’m a freelance copywriter. These days I’m busy most of the time with interesting briefs from all sorts of brands... Read more

Top Benefits of Becoming Self-Employed in 2019

Although you might be getting carried away with dreams of becoming your own boss, going self-employed requires an unbelievable amount of hard work... Read more

New Year’s Resolutions for Freelancers

It’s that time of year again. As we look back on a year full of Brexit panic, royal weddings and dashed World Cup hopes, freelancers are already... Read more

How Brexit Could Affect Contractors and Freelancers

Brexit seems to be having an impact on just about everything these days, and the world of freelancers and contractors is certainly no... Read more

National Freelancers Day 2012

Celebrating National Freelancers Day

It’s certainly an interesting time to be a freelancer and National Freelancers Day on the 21st November will be a great opportunity to highlight... Read more