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Working during COVID-19

Harry Compton, a self-employed gardener shares his experience of running his business continuously during lockdown, how he handles clients and what it's meant for his business.

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Helping small businesses to safely reopen their offices after lockdown

This article by Rype Office founder, Dr Greg Lavery explains the key themes of the government’s guidelines and provides best practice actions for small businesses to help them re-open the office now lockdown has been lifted

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From one frazzled freelance parent to another: the juggle is real

Amy Rutter is a freelancer, and a parent. Like all freelance parents, the outbreak of COVID-19 had a big impact on Amy's daily routine. She shares her top tips for staying on top of work and kids – and accepting what you just can't change.

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Making the most of local suppliers and partners

Today Bread was a successful local cafe visited by the local community. Obviously the pandemic changed all that. Alexandre talks us through how they pivoted their business and found support in local suppliers and businesses.

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4 tips on handling your events during Covid-19

If you’re looking for help on what to do if your event has been affected by Covid-19, Angelica Malin co-founder of About Time Magazine shares some great tips she's learned during the pandemic so far.

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Five foundations to manage your mental health as a freelancer

As the self-employed and entrepreneurs, we’re probably one of the groups where uncertainty is already a big part of how we work. Matthew Knight, founder of Leapers shares five foundations that influence our mental health and ability to work well as modern workers.

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Navigating your social content during a crisis

As a freelance social content specialist, and small business owner Seyda shares some great ideas for navigating your social content during a crisis

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Keeping creative during lockdown

Hayley Benoit, freelance photographer tells us how she maintained her creativity – and ways she's used her time to stay productive – during lockdown

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Marketing my business as an individual, not a brand

"Something which has been invaluable in helping us build brand loyalty is how we communicate with our customers" Joshua Uwadiae, CEO & Co-Founder of WeGym tells us how he communicates with customers as an individual and not a brand