All posts tagged setting up a business

Starting a business while working full-time

Few people who make a successful freelance living went from zero to hero without first having to crack open the elbow grease. Like most things…

How we grew our business, and how we can help you grow yours

Following the great feedback our very own Lauren Monks got for her last Life Hub article, we thought we’d see what other gems she had up…

1

Book-keeping for beginners: the dos and don’ts

Here on The Life Hub blog we’re commonly asked about that tiresome bane of the freelance existence: book-keeping. There’s no doubt it can be a daunting task,…

5 facts about the UK’s freelance workforce, 2016

June 9th was bright and sunny here in the UK – the ideal weather to celebrate National Freelancers Day. The annual event is a bit of fun…

1

Marketing through storytelling – an overview for freelancers and small businesses

This week’s blog comes from Jon Wilks, a My Accountant Friend customer and a content strategist who works with small businesses to make the most…

Featured Video Play Icon

Why choose an online accountant?

What’s the difference between a traditional accountancy firm and an online accountant? Nope, this isn’t a joke. It’s a genuine question that we get asked…

Featured Video Play Icon

In Good Company: The Talented Ladies Club

Here at The Life Hub, we’re huge fans of anyone who breaking out of the mold and strolling down the rambunctious road of self-employment. So…

How to write a business plan

Watching contestants on The Apprentice squirm as their business plans are comprehensively dismantled isn’t the easiest watch. But arming yourself with a plan can actually be hugely…

1

Setting your day rate: how much should you charge?

Being self-employed isn’t easy, especially with more and more of us heeding the call to set up alone every year. And when the market’s this competitive,…