FreelanceUK News

How to write emails that don’t irritate

The subtle art of topping and tailing your emails as a freelancer, by Kay White. Oct 10, 2013 | Freelancing News

Innovative creatives vie for £30,000 bursaries

Freelancers with an artistic streak called to excite and show off. Oct 9, 2013 | Freelancing News

'Tax rules should adjust to freelance creatives'

Ministers told to act on creative freelancers being inadequately recognised by HMRC. Oct 3, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creatives lead project site’s top categories

Three out of five of Elance’s biggest communities are earning off their creativity. Oct 2, 2013 | Freelancing News

UK to celebrate freelancing on Nov 21

Twenty-four hours will be dedicated to freelancers and the flexible workforce. Sep 29, 2013 | Freelancing News

When your micro-business wants to advertise

Top tips from the FPB on how to make the most of your ad spend. Sep 19, 2013 | Freelancing News

Ministers urged to do more for creative firms

The coalition's offering to the creative industry is mixed, says UK music boss. Sep 18, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative recruiter tots up freelancers' pay rates

Revealed: How much freelancers in London can command for creative skills.
Sep 16, 2013 | Freelancing News

Taxman to improve his manuals for freelancers

HMRC moving to will boost the user-friendliness of its content. Sep 13, 2013 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How to avoid deadlock with my new business partner?

Expert helps two creative freelancers fearing a fall out over Plan B.

Sep 11, 2013 | Freelancing News

Prince Charles backs creative and digital firms

More start-ups will this week join the thousands to have benefitted from a royal's support.

Sep 8, 2013 | Freelancing News

Publishing professionals urged to have their say

Invitation to publishing types who want to make their mark on the industry. Sep 5, 2013 | Journalism News

Marketing cuts ‘should come to an end in 2013’

UK report reveals the highest rise in marketing spend in six years. Aug 26, 2013 | Marketing/PR News

Freelancers' Questions: How to resolve wedding photo work dispute?

Legal aid for a freelance snapper feeling stung by a bride & groom. Aug 15, 2013 | Freelancing News

Marketing clients ‘appear ageist when hiring for digital’

Digital marketing recruiter says youthfulness is too often trumping industry experience. Aug 7, 2013 | Marketing/PR News

Fake film-makers sentenced for £6m tax fraud

Creative gang claiming to have spent millions making Bollywood movies is busted. Aug 6, 2013 | Freelancing News

Call for views on simplifying NI for self-employed

Freelancers invited to help the taxman reduce their administrative burden. Jul 31, 2013 | Freelancing News

Why I should be hired instead - a freelancer's checklist

Ten USPs for freelancers to mention when competing against staff or agencies. Jul 30, 2013 | Freelancing News

Self-employed advised to claim to pay less tax

Sole trading freelancers on lower incomes can apply to reduce this month's tax take. Jul 23, 2013 | Freelancing News

Taxman changes tack on distressed companies

Visiting a business to seize its assets is HMRC's preferred method of enforcement. Jul 21, 2013 | Freelancing News

Simplified expenses now in place for freelancers

Sole trading freelancers have a new way to expense mileage and use of home. Jul 18, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative firms 'at odds over their intellectual property'

Knowing the importance of IP doesn’t mean there’s a system, or person, to protect it. Jul 14, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative England gets a shot in the arm

Government approves fresh funds to help creative firms reach their full potential. Jul 11, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative freelancers 'name and shame' rogue agencies

FreelanceUK readers invited to shop the rogues and salute the reputable. Jul 11, 2013 | Freelancing News

Creative industry told to be fairer to interns

Employers handed one less excuse to mistreat aspiring creative workers. Jul 9, 2013 | Freelancing News

Visual artists prepare for payback time

Creatives invited to claim their share of £4m in royalties from August 1st. Jul 4, 2013 | Freelancing News

Digital advertisers 'splash the most on Brits'

US playing catch-up when it comes to investing per head in online advertising. Jun 30, 2013 | Marketing/PR News

Freelancers' Questions: How to fix contract issue with MedComms client?

'An IR35 compliant contract doesn’t guarantee that the work isn’t caught by IR35.' Jun 27, 2013 | Freelancing News

Freelancers urged to act early on unpaid invoices

'Two to four weeks is too long to wait when money’s owed.' Jun 27, 2013 | Freelancing News

Freelancers consider entrepreneurial spirit key to success

New poll finds 80% of independent professionals consider entrepreneurialism essential Jun 26, 2013 | Freelancing News