Freelancing News

Fewer self-employed declaring bankruptcy

A wave of personal insolvencies doesn’t appear to be engulfing freelancers.

Jan 29, 2018 | Freelancing News

Fancy a cuppa of creativity? Tea found to enrich ideas

Freelancers may need only half a cup to stir some innovation into their work.

Jan 19, 2018 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Can I claim petrol costs as a new Uber driver?

Moonlighting at night while setting up a business by day may be taxing.

Jan 3, 2018 | Freelancing News

Which gigs will freelancers find most profitable?

Focus on long term contracts and charging more with experience.

Dec 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

How to deal with stress as a freelancer

Follow these steps to minimise the stress that comes with being a freelancer.

Dec 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

Self-employment a career choice for over 3 in 4 freelancers

76% of freelancers have revealed they chose to go self-employed, and were not forced into this way of working.

Dec 12, 2017 | Freelancing News

How to create your ideal freelance office space at home

If you are going to work from home then you need to consider the best way to design your work space.

Nov 29, 2017 | Freelancing News

How to manage your time as freelancer

As a freelancer you may have to deal with a heavy work load - here are some tips on how to manage your time effectively.

Nov 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

Autumn Budget 2017 'disappointing' for freelance creatives

Little cheer for the chancellor, amid accusations he’s missed an opportunity.

Nov 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

Website Tips for New Freelancers

Nurture the three online areas that newcomers to freelancing too often neglect.

Nov 14, 2017 | Freelancing News

Government shelves £130 freelancers’ tax cut

'Unintended consequences' delays a simplification for sole traders until April 2019.

Nov 2, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative Britain 'needs two freelance talent routes'

From inside the EU and beyond, creative freelancers must have new ways-in -- report.

Oct 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

New trading allowances 'unfair to sole traders'

Micro-businesses who also freelance being hit by an exemption that’s meant to help.

Oct 24, 2017 | Freelancing News

Bosses cheer Hammond for vindicating profit-makers

But a shortage of red meat is making company directors hungry for more, says the IoD.

Oct 5, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelance body calls for tax-deductable training

IPSE tells Labour’s leader what his ‘national education service’ speech should have included.

Sep 28, 2017 | Freelancing News

Lib Dems call for new employment status tests

'Define self-employment, set new legal tests and introduce dependent contractor status.'

Sep 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers 'take six fewer holiday days than staff'

But smiles from most self-employed suggest their work-life balance makes up for it.

Sep 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Gig economy' workers alerted to tax deadline

Informal, modern nature of work doesn’t take it out of the traditional tax system, says LITRG.

Sep 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

Unpaid work 'the norm,' freelance creatives admit

A higher profile is about the only reward that two-thirds of creatives recently freelanced for.

Sep 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creatives reveal why they work as freelancers

Specialisation, viability and control are creative freelancers’ main drivers.

Aug 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers handed official IP-Brexit guide

Reassurance (of sorts) issued to those whose designs or creations are protected.

Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Costs of freelancing to soar, freelancers warn

Almost all freelancers foresee their input costs increasing, threatening profit margins.

Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Why creative freelancers get hired – top five reasons

Clients confess what they see in self-employed creatives.

Aug 8, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative industry recruiter pinpoints top trends

Four things that freelance creatives might find 'crucial' in the rest of 2017.

Jul 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

How many contracts freelance creatives have – revealed

Frequent contracts found to be a trait of gig workers -- and a potential cause of anxiety.

Jul 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative freelance probe recommends 10 actions

Government told how to recognise and support the 'invisible' workforce.

Jul 21, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Half of workforce to be freelance by 2020'

Firms told to catch up, as one in every two workers may soon be self-employed. Its stated that 'Half of workforce to be freelance by 2020' in the Taylor Review. 

Jul 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Prioritise giving us sick pay, freelancers say

Self-employed want illness cover more than any other provision from the state.

Jun 30, 2017 | Freelancing News

Reveal gig economy workers' pay -- report

And, says SMF, give all others who work for themselves a 'self-employed benefits package.'

Jun 22, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative body downbeat at party manifestos

Workers in the creative industry will have a hard choice on Thursday, hints CIF.

Jun 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

                             

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