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Don’t be afraid to freelance

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9:00 AM | 5 April 2017
by Adam Oldfield
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Freelancing can be a daunting step for anyone so here's some tips to make that step whether it's during study or on the side of full time work.

It’s estimated that 1 in 7 workers are self-employed in the UK. 1 in 2 people in the creative industries alone, are freelancing.

Meaning a massive 4.5 million plus people are self-employed in the UK. This group is also expected to outnumber public sector employees by 2020.

So let's just say you're definitely not alone if you’re thinking about making this change or addition to your current work life.

So if you're think about freelancing your skills, we've got the advice you need to get started, regardless of whether you’re in study or full-time work. Plus there are a few handy resources to help you on your way beyond FutureRising.

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