The idea seems crazy, I know. Launching a new business is a big gamble even during normal times. So you must be wondering: why on earth would I be launching a business during coronavirus? That’s the stupidest advice I’ve heard, and I have heard a lot of stupid advice these days. Wait. The idea sounds…

Impacts of Coronavirus on mental health When news of the Coronavirus spread, the reports of it’s impact on health and death rate were immediately understood. This virus was deadly and we needed to stay home to save lives.  However, what is clear only now is that the implications go far wider than these immediate health…

Covid-19 support for freelancers & self-employed What was announced today by Rishi Sunak? New announcements for the Covid-19 support for freelancers and self-employed was announced today by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak. But what does this really mean for the 5 million plus freelancers in the UK. Taxable grant based of 80% of…

The Creative Brief-case: Care package for freelancers during Corona that melds the two P’s  Cover Art: ‘The Creative Briefcase,’ by Yuliya Pankratova, Creative Freelancer; artist, packaging designer, graphic designer. The UK government is creating an economic care package for freelancers in response to the economic impacts of the corona outbreak we were told yesterday.  Rishi…