Freelancing News

How freelance creatives are faring in London

Despite an overall dip in contracts, freelancers' pay remains pretty constant – Cogs.

Oct 3, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelance Creatives will be there, will you? September 2012

Eighth in a Freelance UK series of events for creative freelancers.

Sep 26, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers snap up tickets to their own film festival

Virtual ‘Admit One’ passes in the run-up to 7 Days in June are released.

Sep 20, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Who pays for postage, me or the client?

Expert helps a media freelancer feeling taxed by his client's stance on snail mail.

Sep 19, 2012 | Freelancing News

Osborne to unveil Autumn Statement 2012 on Dec 5

This year’s 'mini-Budget' due in the advent to Christmas.

Sep 13, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Do I still need to be self-employed?

Top tips for a creative who wants to quit self-employment but keep freelancing.

Sep 12, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How to collaborate as a freelancer?

Sharing your workload doesn’t equate to having to share your profits, unequally.

Sep 5, 2012 | Freelancing News

Creatives admit to lacking business nous

Bottom-line takes a back seat to generating ideas and pleasing clients – survey.

Sep 5, 2012 | Freelancing News

Reprieve for dodgy company directors

Red tape ban does away with a better way to report rogue business owners.

Sep 3, 2012 | Freelancing News

What freelancers can learn from London 2012

Stealing a lead on the pack and other Olympic ‘must-dos’ for success off the field.

Aug 23, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Who owns the artwork, me or the client?

'By all means the client can have your artwork for future reprints – as long as they pay.'

Aug 20, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelance creatives will be there, will you? August 2012

Seventh in a FreelanceUK series of events for creative freelancers.

Aug 15, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How to set up as a freelancer?

When to register with HMRC; when you pay NI and when to open a business bank account.

Aug 7, 2012 | Freelancing News

Weak economy = more odd jobbers

No shortage of people seeing record self-employment as a Good Thing, but are they right?

Jul 30, 2012 | Freelancing News

Social media marketing for freelancers dips 20%

Surprise losses in the freelance jobs stock of social media & internet marketing.

Jul 26, 2012 | Freelancing News

Six client tricks that manipulate freelancers

How to save yourself from being unfairly bent to the client's will.

Jul 20, 2012 | Freelancing News

MP backs London gangs' 'brand building' skills

YouTube gangsters told they could be entrepreneurs - with the right channelling.

Jun 29, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Who owns the copyright, me or the client?

Legal aid for a freelancer whose reformed client is using a ‘fair few’ of his images.

Jun 27, 2012 | Freelancing News

What’s holding your small business back?

Freelancers invited to a week's worth of expert, free and tailored advice.

Jun 26, 2012 | Freelancing News

Call for views on video game tax breaks

Government takes first step to reinforce the UK as a creative centre.

Jun 19, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers on film for '7 days in June'

Taking the leap and other freelance phenomena coming to the big screen.

Jun 14, 2012 | Freelancing News

'Confrontational' tax disputes up 20%

A more aggressive taxman is keeping 22,000 traders and individuals waiting.

Jun 14, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Is my freelance name open to challenge?

Expert helps a freelancer whose town houses a local trader with a similar name.

Jun 13, 2012 | Freelancing News

I'm no entrepreneur, say small 'business owners'

Reality TV culture blamed for sullying the e-word.

Jun 11, 2012 | Freelancing News

The importance of writing a clear business plan

Freelancers who fail to plan; plan to fail – business expert.

Jun 7, 2012 | Freelancing News

Freelancers’ Questions: Am I entitled to a paid holiday?

Top tips for a freelancer in the dark about her right to have a rest from work.

Jun 1, 2012 | Freelancing News

Will your freelance business celebrate its own Jubilee?

It’s not only Her Majesty who can enjoy a lengthy reign at the top.

May 31, 2012 | Freelancing News

How to write emails that will always be read

Whatever you want from a cold contact, the first step is to get your email opened.

May 30, 2012 | Freelancing News

Twenty-somethings promised start-up loans

Budding creative tycoons offered £2,500 to say 'yes I can do it.'

May 29, 2012 | Freelancing News

Two small words that cost nothing but pay dividends

Comms expert on the value of ‘thank you’, especially when you don’t like what you hear.

May 16, 2012 | Freelancing News