Are you working alone?

Working alone has its challenges, but with the ranks of freelancers swelling, there’s a growing community of creatives to tap into.

What’s up with California’s new freelance law?

  • 15 November 2019
  • Freelance
  • Rosalyn Page

California’s new freelance law restricts freelancers and independent contractors to 35 assignments, but some say it hinders their work prospects while others say it’s a protection from media organisations shedding salaried employees for contractors.

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It’s all about rates, rates, rates

  • 24 January 2019
  • Earnings
  • Rosalyn Page

Rates are one of the most important parts of making a living, let’s say a financially viable living, from freelancing. Whether you’re a writer, designer, illustrator, video maker, animator, editor, content producer or any other type of creative in the media industry, it all comes down to your rates when you work for yourself. Yet … Continue Reading

A few of my favourite things: 2018 edition

My last post for 2018 could focus on my first part-year back freelancing, but I’m not going to do that. Honestly, it’s been a mix of good, bad and downright depressing freelancing this year. I’ll formulate a post over the break after I’ve had time to collect my thoughts and when it’s time to look … Continue Reading