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How do freelancers deal with uncertainty?

Dealing with uncertainty is a fact of life for anyone who has a solo career, whether they describe themselves as a freelancer, entrepreneur or whatever.  Despite all the wonderful reasons why you should be your own boss, that feeling that it can’t last, or that you can’t plan ahead never goes away. But you can […]

No laughing matter

Today I’m writing about depression. This is a subject that I’ve wanted to write about for a long time, but I’ve shied away, not wanting to get it wrong, trivialise it or misrepresent the reality of life for those who suffer from it. But it’s become clear that within our growing family of independents and […]

Days like this

It’s not like us to be all doom and gloom, but some days, it takes 200% more effort to get out of bed and make an impact on the world, and that’s especially true when the weather isn’t playing ball.  If you live in the UK, you will know all about it. We’ve had a […]