Recruitment done differently

If you follow me on Twitter or have read my Why I don’t work with recruiters post, you’ll be aware that I have had a terrible experience with the recruitment …

Post-Brexit business planning

Whether you voted Leave, Remain, or not at all, business owners need to prepare for the UK leaving the EU in March 2019, either with a withdrawal agreement or the …

Co-working spaces in Manchester

Recently I was asked for suggestions of co-working spaces in Manchester city centre. Rather than email the person directly, I figured it was easier to add a blog post and …

Pensions for the self-employed

Disclaimer: This post is intended to give you information about the pensions options for the self-employed. It is not advice on whether you should save into a pension, and if …

Freelance resolutions for 2018

One of my fellow freelancers, Katy at The Wheel Exists, has posted a freelance manifesto for 2018, and I thought I would do the same. Expansion plans Unlike Katy, I …

A simple accounts package in Python

Recently I’ve been working on 125 Accounts, a simple accounts package written in Python. The main goal is to have an extremely simple system for generating business documents, tracking who owes …