10 Tips to Look After Your Mental Health and Wellbeing While Working from Home

With much of the nation working from home while self-isolating or social distancing due to coronavirus, it’s really important that we look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing—especially as this is a difficult and troubling time when our mental health may suffer. So here are ten tips on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing while working from home… … More 10 Tips to Look After Your Mental Health and Wellbeing While Working from Home

The Biggest Pro and Worst Con of Freelancing

For many people, freelancing presents a very different way of working—and with it comes many benefits and pitfalls. When you’re deciding whether to pursue or persevere with a freelance career, it can be difficult to weigh those up. However, there’s one stand-out pro and one noticeable con of the freelance lifestyle, and these might help … More The Biggest Pro and Worst Con of Freelancing

Is Freelancing Still Worth It or Is Everyone Competing on Price?

Last year, it was estimated that two million people in the UK are freelancers, and that number continues to rise. What’s more, as freelancing enables you to work globally, the global marketplace is approximately 75 million freelancers. That’s a large pool, and it begs the question: is freelancing still worth it? With freelancers from various … More Is Freelancing Still Worth It or Is Everyone Competing on Price?

Holiday Time? Freelancers and Annual Leave

Summer—that time of year when everyone is on holiday, filling your Instagram feed with endless hotdog legs and sun-drenched beach pictures (I’m guilty of that too, though only the latter!). However, as freelancers, summer doesn’t guarantee a holiday. In fact, no time of year does, since there’s no allocated annual leave on the freelance calendar. … More Holiday Time? Freelancers and Annual Leave

7 Ways to Get a More Stable Freelance Income

One of the notorious difficulties with freelancing is managing to get a stable income. The very nature of freelancing means that the work—and therefore the income—isn’t stable, regular, or guaranteed. This can be difficult for freelancers who need to pay the bills every month, and it can be off-putting for those considering freelancing as a … More 7 Ways to Get a More Stable Freelance Income