Want to set yourself up as a freelancer in education? Blog posts on how to make it happen

I worked in colleges and schools for twenty years and now I work for myself as a sole trader, managing the business side of being a freelancer and also the training/consultancy/coaching delivery into schools and colleges. It is a challenging, exciting, unpredictable and rewarding life so here are some thoughts on making that change in work and lifestyle.

This blog helps you think about what kind of business you want to run and what you can offer to customers/clients:

https://joannemilesconsulting.wordpress.com/2016/04/12/starting-up-your-freelance-business/

Here is some advice about the rather dull but absolutely necessary discipline of good record keeping:

https://joannemilesconsulting.wordpress.com/2012/05/27/tips-for-starting-up-as-a-training-or-coaching-freelancer-how-to-keep-useful-records/

Thoughts on using Twitter, Linked In and a website as tools for generating and sustaining your business:

https://joannemilesconsulting.wordpress.com/2015/04/17/developing-a-social-media-presence-the-journey-of-a-freelance-consultant-and-coach/

Some thoughts about the pleasures and benefits of working freelance, once you are through the stressful set-up phase:

https://joannemilesconsulting.wordpress.com/2017/02/02/the-great-things-about-being-a-freelancer/

How to make business travel more palatable!

https://joannemilesconsulting.wordpress.com/2013/10/03/tips-for-freelancers-surviving-business-travel/

 

 

 

 

 

 

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