Self employment

Social Media: The Necessary Evil Your Business Can’t Afford to Avoid

Ah, social media. That great modern invention that connects consumers with brands in a way we never could have dreamed of 10 years ago. Most people that know me will know that my relationship with social media can be described in two words: 'fear' and 'loathing'. I'm happy to manage other people's business pages, [...]

Social Media: The Necessary Evil Your Business Can’t Afford to Avoid2019-03-19T16:45:50+00:00

Why Self-Employment is Good for Your Health (A Very Non-Scientific Study)

There's a reason it's called free-lancing... Like most freelancers, I paid my dues in full-time employment and office scenarios for the formative years of my working life. I may have ditched that for the freedom of freelancing and not looked back, but I wouldn't change those years for anything; they taught me [...]

Why Self-Employment is Good for Your Health (A Very Non-Scientific Study)2019-02-11T09:25:07+00:00

How to Learn to Enjoy Learning and Overcome Self-Doubt

I was inspired to write this after reading an article about self-taught 'whitehat' hackers from small Indian villages being employed by Facebook and other major tech companies to find bugs in their software, and earning millions (of rupees) in the process. It's a well-known fact that many successful people - including some of the world's most successful - got [...]

How to Learn to Enjoy Learning and Overcome Self-Doubt2019-02-11T09:37:22+00:00