Around 700 micro-businesses could boost their productivity through a new scheme launched by the government.
With much talk of a no-deal Brexit, how will it affect you, your business, and your clients? Answers to all these questions and more.
The freelance indusry is fast becoming a viable career path for many people, because of the autonomy and flexibility it offers and here are some tips.
A scholarship worth £7,000 is available to female entrepreneurs who are facing financial hardship.
Stability is tremendously reassuring. However, after you’ve survived a challenging few years transitioning into sustainable self-employment, you may find yourself stuck in a rut.
While referrals, networking and traditional job boards are all solid options, social media is rapidly becoming the go-to tool for many freelancers to find their next gig. So, where should you start?
Chasing late payment costs freelancers 20 days of work a year – worth more than £16.5 billion to the UK economy. What will ‘Duty to Report’ mean for you?
With the first VAT return deadline looming, tax expert Mike Parkes of GoSimpleTax has put together his top three tips to navigate Making Tax Digital
Benedict Smith discusses if growing your business is the right step for you and how you can make the leap from freelancing.
With support for free markets and economic liberalism, it is easy to see way many look to Singapore. But would their appraoch work for the UK’s freelancers?
Two-thirds (62%) of self-employed people have no pension savings, according to a report by investment firm, Fidelity.
Going freelance can have unexpected consequences. You make the leap to freelance life because you want to focus on one area, and then find that …
Jonathan Lima-Matthews discusses why millennials should start saving for their pensions.
Jane Tully at Money Advice Trust discusses the challenges surrounding debt that small businesses face.
How to determine your IR35 status using the CEST tool and your options around it.
Late payment is the bane of every self-employed person. Lee Murphy suggests three simple tips to prevent and reduce late payments.
When is the right time to seek advice from an accountant when you are a freelancer?
Mentoring: How good advice could be your key to success
Lizzie Penny, co-founder and joint CEO of The Hoxby Collective advises freelancers about how to negotiate rates of pay.
Ask the expert: what advice would you give to freelancers on tendering for larger companies?