Category: professional development

Enhancing your skills

Does the phrase “Continuing Professional Development” a)      Fill you with dread b)      Make you yawn with anticipation c)      Get you making excuses why there are better things to do? Now I love learning and enhancing my professional skills, but I know some…

Away Days are Good

When you are a home-based freelancer, sometimes you just have to get away. I don’t mean just to escape the drudgery of everyday life, we all need that… I mean get away, meet other people and get a bit of training in. It’s all…

5 Basics of Freelance

It took me ages to get up the nerve to go freelance all those years ago when I set up as a genealogist. I’m rubbish at maths, how would I cope with a tax form? Would anyone buy my services? The internet was still…