Blog & Education

Updates weekly on the UK freelance marketplace

Mar 26, 2020 by Skillbox
Reasons to Work From Home: Freelance Lifestyle [Freelance Guide]
Due to the current situation, many people are rightly questioning the wisdom of working outside the home. The fact is, there are so many good reasons to work from home that anyone who can consider it, probably should think about working remotely.
Mar 26, 2020 by Skillbox
Online Courses: Comfortable Learning from Home! [Freelance Guide]
Having a wider knowledge of online courses and the opportunities that they provide will aid your progression in looking for that perfect course. There are many different types of fields and degrees associated with online courses which this article will help identify.
Mar 24, 2020 by Skillbox
The Highest Paying Jobs: Top 5 Professional Services [Freelance Guide]
Degrees are getting ever so much more expensive, is University still worth the cost? When you look at the highest-paying jobs you will see why you should stay at school.
Mar 23, 2020 by Skillbox
Meaning of Freelance: Defining the Art of Freelancing [Freelance Guide]
Welcome, it is time to get to the nitty-gritty of defining the word ‘freelance’ and to get a clear direction on the true meaning of freelance.
Mar 22, 2020 by Skillbox
Ways to Make Money & Freelance in the UK [Freelance Guide]
This article briefly describes ways to make money in your spare time and freelance in the UK.
Mar 15, 2020 by Skillbox
How to Work From Home: Make Money Fast! [Freelance Guide]
Working from home gives you ultimate flexibility and allows you to live your best life! It is how you work from home that matters and measuring your productivity is a must.
Mar 08, 2020 by Skillbox
How to Become a Freelancer in the UK: Freestyle for Professionals [Freelance Guide]
Are you a UK worker interested in learning how to become a freelancer? In this article, we’ll guide you through the process.
Jan 19, 2020 by Skillbox
How to Outsource Successfully: Quick Wins For Professionals [Freelance Guide]
Do you want to learn how to outsource like a pro? In this article, we highlight the main function of becoming a successful outsourcer, read on to find out more.
Oct 20, 2019 by Skillbox
Skills to Work on As a Freelancer: The World of Freelance Work [Freelance Guide]
Having skills to work on is only a good thing; it means you are dedicated to your job and see the importance of improving your skill set to benefit your career. Freelance work can be a challenge without the skills needed to keep up with the competition. Read on to find out the top ten skills to work on as a freelancer.
Oct 18, 2019 by Skillbox
How to be a Writer: Top tips to Freelance Writing [Freelance Guide]
There is content already out there about how to be a writer; however, sometimes it is misunderstood the importance of learning this skill. Want to know how to embed it into a specialised niche? Read on and make freelance writing your dream, earning cash on the side or taken it further and making a freelance career.
Oct 11, 2019 by Skillbox
How To Find Your Freelance Skills [Freelance Guide]
Having the right skill set for the job is extremely important. The best way to identify talents and make the confident steps forward is to get out there! Read this article to help you discover your hidden talent.
Oct 02, 2019 by Skillbox
How to Become a Virtual Assistant and Work From Home [Freelance Guide]
Becoming a virtual assistant sounds great – working in the comfort of your own home and zero commutes! We’ve put together this short guide on how to become a virtual assistant and work from home so you can start earning ASAP.
Sep 18, 2019 by Skillbox
How to Freelance: Part 3 [Freelance Guide]
This article is the final series of the 3 part guide in 'How to Freelance' it explains how investing your time is crucial to a successful freelance career and how to keep on track with your freelance portfolio spanning into more detail about rates.
Sep 11, 2019 by Skillbox
How to Freelance: Part 2 [Freelance Guide]
Connecting to the right clientele and discovering how to freelance is essential if you want to excel in your freelance career. In this second series, we discuss the importance of utilising your network and how to build on your fiances to model your expenditure to fit in with your pricing structure.
Sep 01, 2019 by Skillbox
How to Freelance: Part 1 [Freelance Guide]
The internet connects us all, personally, romantically and in this case professionally. Working through the internet gives us a chance to make meaningful connections with clients and business partners that can turn into working relationships. If you’re interested in pursuing these connections, consider our guide on how to freelance.
Aug 21, 2019 by Skillbox
7 Tips to Boost Your Income from Freelance Writing [Freelance Guide]
Even if you're already in a day job, freelance writing can prove to be an excellent way to generate additional income. To become a successful freelance writer, you need to have niche expertise and strong writing skills. Above all, it's such a great pleasure to share your expertise with people from different regions (of the world) and backgrounds.
Aug 14, 2019 by Skillbox
Want to Learn How to Freelance? Part 2 [Freelance Guide]
Having a trustworthy brand is one of the most important aspects of any business. Having a brand strategy is vital to your business’s success. In building a brand, you will learn how to freelance like a professional in no time. Remember your brand is your promise to your customer. In the second part of this series, we will discuss branding options and highlight how to get your name out there!
Aug 05, 2019 by Skillbox
Want to Learn How to Freelance? Part 1 [Freelance Guide]
Working from home at your own pace sound like your style of work? It’s easier than it’s ever been. If you want to learn how to start freelancing you’ll need to be able to identify what skills you have and how to market those skills. This is a two-part series going into the depths of how to freelance when starting from scratch.
Jul 28, 2019 by Skillbox
Earning Money as a Freelancer in the UK: Part 2 [Freelance Guide]
This guide will help you understand how to freelance in an instant by providing you with a structured recipe to get your freelance business off to a great start. The second part of this article (Earning Money as a Freelancer in the UK: Part 2) will define a greater way to drive efficiencies in your own work while freelancing.
Jul 15, 2019 by Skillbox
Earning Money as a Freelancer in the UK: Part 1 [Freelance Guide]
Freelancing is a term that relates to having numerous short term jobs or contracts with a selection of clients, or companies, typically without a long term contract. Given the constant expansion of the Internet, earning a living through freelancing has never been easier, especially while freelancing in the UK. This article explains how to freelance and earn money.