Bectu urges government to do more for creative freelancers losing livelihoods due to coronavirus

Bectu urges government to do more for creative freelancers losing livelihoods due to coronavirus

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is being urged by to do more to protect the income of creative freelancers who are seeing their livelihoods disappearing due to the impact of corona virus. These freelancers, represented by Bectu the union for creative ambition, a sector of Prospect, continue to fall through the safety net despite measures announced in […]

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Stress Management- How to Deal with Stress While Working With Freelancers

Stress Management- How to Deal with Stress While Working With Freelancers

Running a business online is easier than ever before; with the help of online freelancers, business owners can get a lot done while saving money. The gig economy is booming, and there are 60+ million freelancers in U.S. according to the latest report from Upwork. However, working with freelancers can be sometimes very stressful, because […]

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Independent Contractors And Taxes: What You Need To Know

Independent Contractors And Taxes: What You Need To Know

The future of work lies in independence. It seems that everywhere you look these days, the “gig economy” is flourishing. It’s estimated that 35% of the workforce freelance, and that number is expected to keep growing. As the CEO of an on-demand accounting services startup, I am very familiar with the topic of independent contractors, […]

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Five Considerations For Older Professionals Entering Freelance Work

Let me open with a confession: Keith Richards is one of my guitar heroes. He’s been a legend for more than five decades, and he’s still rocking at 76. It’s not a secret that he became legendary not only because of his playing, but also because of the fast-paced life he continues to lead off-stage. […]

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How to price projects and value what you do as a freelancer

How to price projects and value what you do as a freelancer

A freelancer must feel good about what they do, have freedom, develop their best talents, and have the time to continue growing their skills. So you want to be a freelancer? A report shows that “some decide to do it as their full-time job and others as a supplementary part-time job. Nevertheless, a small segment […]

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