Business Guides - Starting Out
Getting started as a freelancer online requires a bit of tech plus four pillars: sales, marketing, finance and wellbeing.
You need to know when a hobby becomes taxable income and the consequences of that. You will need to pay taxes and ensure that your business is registered with the HMRC.
The pros, cons and considerations to operating through your own limited company as a freelancer.
Becoming successfully self-employed is a lot easier if you’re on top of your business structure.
The key steps to take to get a self-employed venture off the ground, up and running.
Becoming a freelancer comes with many decisions and matters to manage, like your own tax affairs. Here is our guide to self-employment and the factors to take into consideration.
Sole trader. ‘Ltd.’ Or LLP? Top accountant Emily Coltman crunches the numbers, and options, facing the newly self-employed.
Covid may have put your one-person empire on hold. But you can still take steps to minimise risk and maximise opportunity.
As it’s the desire for freedom that drives, it seems not even the pandemic will keep the aspiring self-employed down for long.
We look at the pros of working as a freelancer in 2021 and how these positives were bought in by the pandemic.
COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of having a form of income that can be earned from home and can easily fit around changing circumstances. Here we will look at the rise of freelancer during COVID-19.
Planting the seed with your boss is much safer than dropping the bombshell, when freelancing beckons.
Choosing the right platform and having a business plan are some of the things to consider when launching a successful app development business.
In this article, we look at how to make the transition from salary work, working as an employee to becoming a freelancer.
Freelancing is becoming increasingly popular. Here are 5 ways to improve efficiency and increase productivity.
If you are one of those curious entrepreneurs who cannot wait to start an online business of your own and want some advice on how to keep your business successful, then check out these tips below.
Starting a freelance personal training business isn’t a walk in the park, Kate Miles from Bark explains how to take personal training to the next step.
Franchising is often an ideal choice for freelancers who want to have some additional job security along with the freedom of being their own boss and running their own business. Here are some of the many benefits to consider.
Marketing yourself as a freelancer is essential to get your freelancing career off to a successful start, follow our guide on how to do this right.
The advantages, disadvantages, and everything else you need to know about offering services to businesses on a self-employed basis.
Whether you are considering getting into project management or want to transition into a freelancer, here is how to become a freelance project manager.
In this guide, we look at how to freelance while you are working as an employee. This includes creative freelancer jobs such as article writing and graphic design.
Limited, sole trader, umbrella? An overview of the different options available to you and advice on the best way forward.
There may come a time that you want to take your freelance business as a fully-fledged business. Here is how you can make the leap from full-time freelancer to a full-time business owner.
Have you thought about working in health and safety? Here how to become a freelance health, safety and environment consultant.
The number of self-employed workers in the UK is on the rise and these perks of being your own boss might have something to do with it.
Everything freelancers need to know about being a sole trader in 2021/22.
If you are thinking about becoming a freelancer then here are the 5 skills every freelancer must have. Do you have the right skills to take on freelancing?
Whether you are looking into becoming a freelance business analyst or just want to go freelance, this guide breaks down what a business analyst is, the skills required and how you can go freelance to help is it for you.
You will need to have a number of skills to succeed in freelancing, in our article we feature the top 5 skills you need to become a freelancer.