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.
Freelancers' confidence in the economy and their future earnings is at an all-time low, according to a new report. read more
The Government has announced that it will tell self employed people earlier than expected if they will qualify for its income protection scheme. read more
Are you thinking of buying a business later in life? Here is some useful information on how to own a business but still enjoy your retirement. read more
A recent roundtable on flexible senior roles put forward ideas for how to progress flexible workers up the career ladder. read more
A recent webinar from Mercer for HR professionals looked at the growing importance of mental well being during the coronavirus pandemic and suggested... read more