shy girl

5 ways to get your next freelance job

I hate networking.  With a vengeance.  It conjures up really bad memories of corporate gigs with slightly sweaty men thrusting business cards at me and talking about themselves for hours, whilst ensuring that I can’t escape. I never got a freelance project on the back of one of those events. But the unfortunate truth is […]

what'syourstory

Telling your story

A funny thing happened recently.  I was asked for a recent copy of my CV (that’s resume for our US readers!) If you are freelance, you probably can’t remember the last time you were asked for your resume.  It’s much more likely that you have been asked for your Linkedin profile, or a link to […]

cherub

Being amazing

Humility is the key to being amazing, even if you are your own boss.  This week’s guest article is from Juliet Simmons, who runs her own consultancy, Piece of Cake. I’m not normally one to read the saccharine sweet self-help emails that sometimes find their way into my inbox or on to my Facebook or […]

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