How to Succeed as a Freelance: Tips for Making the Most of Your Freelance Career

If you’re considering a career as a freelancer, you’re not alone. The gig economy is on the rise, and many professionals are turning to freelancing as a way to take control of their work-life balance and pursue their passions. However, the transition to freelancing can be challenging, and it’s important to have a plan in […]

Talent Acquisition Glossary: The Key Terms to Know 

In 2022, it is difficult to keep on track of all the talent acquisitions terms being used. Some are new and some are old. You will  have no doubt seen terms such as  ATS, VMS, SOW, MSP and PSL’s to name a few.  So ti make it a bit easier, we have created a Talent […]

What You Need to Know About The IR35 Reform U-Turn

Confused about the IR35 announcement on October 17th 2022? Firstly, let’s take a step back to a few weeks ago. On Friday 23rd September 2022, then Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announced that IR35 reforms were to be reversed. This was universally welcomed even though caution was recommended by us at the time. Briefly this meant that […]

5 UK HRTech Solutions that Talent Acquisition Leaders Should Know About

Five UK HRTech Solutions that Talent Acquisition Leaders Should Know About There is a plethora of innovation going on in the HRtech space at the moment as highlighted in a list of 101 companies listed by Start Up Pill this week. It is difficult as a Talent Acquisition leader to cut through the noise, especially […]

What freelancers need to know about the scrapping of IR35 reform

On Friday 23rd September 2022, Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announced that IR35 reforms were to be reversed. This came as a big surprise to most who expected a review at best. The details were published in the Treasury Growth Plan. In short, IR35 liability shifted back to the contractor. In 2017 public sector organisations became liable […]

3 Essential things businesses need to know about the scrapping of IR35 reform

Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng followed up the promise by Liz Truss and scrapped IR35 reforms in the mini-budget today. Here are three things to know about the scrapping of IR35 reform announcement from the Treasury Growth Plan and leading experts: 6th April 2023 is the key date The Treasury Growth Plan states the following: The 2017 […]

A Dozen More Good Reasons to Freelance

Written by Jon Younger Someone recently asked whether I would recommend the shift from full-time employment to freelancing. In support I offered all kinds of general stats, but none generated much interest. Then I remembered my old social psychological research, namely the “fundamental attribution error.”: It held that stats are almost never as compelling or […]