Welcome to our section on self-employment. Becoming self employed, or turning to freelancing or consulting is a great way to gain flexibility. You can work when, where, how and even if you want. It allows you to slow the pace of your working life, whilst still keeping up with your career and maintaining your earnings level.
CV Guru Emma Alkirwi offers advice on how to present your skills and experience if you are a freelancer or contractor seeking a contract. read more
A new survey shows older workers who are self employed have lost more money than their younger counterparts during the pandemic. read more
Lucie Mitchell investigates how employers can best support older workers when it comes to health issues. read more