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What I’ve learned about self-employment

Right back at the beginning of my freelancing adventure, I wrote a blog post about the weird and wonderful things about freelancing and self-employment in general. For the last 18 months I’ve been working from home doing freelance work for communications agencies and I have been doing some consultancy with small/micro business clients as well.…

Why do people work in offices?

Come Blog With Me – Day 11 It seems weird when you think about it, doesn’t it? All over Britain there are people getting up, hopping into their cars, and driving to another building. They sit in front of a laptop there all day, go to a few meetings, and then drive home again. But…

Red kite flying

The strange world of being freelance

I’ve officially been a freelancer since I came back from holiday at the start of October. So about a month or so. And it’s a funny thing to get used to, in quite a few ways. I left university *cough* about 17 years ago and have been working in various offices ever since. But I…