• The February #FreelanceUK Twitter Chat Summary

    Apologies for the late summary post for Monday’s #FreelanceUK Twitter chat . Ironically, it was all about work/life balance  (something I’ve clearly failed at this week). Anyway, I’ve finally got round to creating a Storify summary for those of you who missed it but wanted to find out what was said about work/life balance. Interestingly, […]

  • Join us for the #FreelanceUK Twitter chat tonight

    Just a quick post to remind you about tonight’s Twitter chat for freelancers. Kicking off at 7.30pm (UK time) on the #freelancersuk hashtag (and also by following @Freelance_life), we’ll be chatting about work/life balance. Questions will include: Do you think you have a good work/life balance? What do you think are the biggest barriers to […]

  • Two online events next week: #FreelanceUK and #askTeamRed

    Just a quick post today to let you know about two online events next week: Monday 4th February – Twitter Chat The Freelance Lifestyle Twitter chat is back! Follow #FreelanceUK at 7:30pm on Twitter to chat with fellow freelancers about this month’s topic – Work/Life balance! Got a question you’d like answered? Comment with it […]

  • The Weekly Freelance Challenge: Screw the resolutions

    Today, most people go back to work. Begrudgingly in many cases, I suspect (actually I know this for a fact – my Twitter feed was full of miserable people). Keeping all those new resolutions can be a lot trickier when work stress is piled on, and that slice of chocolate cake, glass of wine or […]

  • Missed the #FreelanceUK Twitter chat? Catch up here!

    The second #FreelanceUK Twitter chat took place last night, with a particular focus on pitching. We covered everything from how to pitch and who to pitch to, to debating whether pitching is necessary. In summary, here are a few of the most interesting points: Don’t be afraid to pitch over the phone. There was a […]

  • Freelance Book Of The Month: Jump Start 2013

    Happy New Year everyone! How’s your head? Are all those new year’s resolutions looking a little more intimidating now you actually have to do them? I appear to have kick-started 2013 by publishing the wrong post a month early. Oops! This month’s Freelance Book Of The Month is actually Penny Golightly’s rather brilliant Jump Start […]