Category Archives: Freelancers

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, … Continue reading

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The great things about being a freelancer

I have been a freelance trainer, consultant and coach in education for the last five years and think there are many great things about this way of working, once you have gone through that stressful period of setting up your … Continue reading

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Starting up your freelance business

I have been out on my own in business for about five years now as a freelance trainer, consultant and coach in the Further Education sector of the UK and the sole trader life is an addictive blend of excitement, … Continue reading

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Developing a social media presence: the journey of a freelance consultant and coach

I have been a freelance trainer, consultant and coach in the post 16 education sector for the last three years and have been edging into the world of social media. Here are some reflections¬†on that journey, in case they are … Continue reading

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Have you tried the in class flip yet? Article and video clip

The article http://www.edutopia.org/blog/flipped-classroom-in-class-version-jennifer-gonzalez The video clip    

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Tips for Freelancers: Surviving Business Travel

Overnight stays in hotels can initially seem glamorous, but after a whirl of nights away from home, they can become tedious, exhausting and even uncomfortable‚Ķ.. just what IS that low humming noise you can often hear ALL NIGHT?? So, what … Continue reading

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