Terms of Business Agreements

One of the most important things about running your own business is deciding on the terms under which you will supply goods and services to clients. These are often contained …

Freelancing mistakes to avoid

Over the course of the past few years as a freelancer I’ve made, and learned from, a number of mistakes. I cover these in my Life as a coin-operated monkey …

Work/life balance lessons

Over the course of 2018 I made a number of tweaks to how I work in order to try and obtain a better work/life balance. Most of them have been …

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 …