All Work, Little Pay: The Life of a Freelance Writer in the Gig Economy

Gareth Hancock writes on leaving his job as a builder to become a copywriter and the race to the bottom that content mills and online freelance mar...

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Work in Progress

More than a year after the Taylor Review promised to make gig economy work fairer, has anything changed for the UK’s growing army of freelancers, c...

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The Gender Pay Gap in Freelancing

Pay inequality between men and women in the workplace feels like old news, but disclosures from large organisations like the BBC have helped to spu...

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The Ins and Outs of Travel Writing

Success in travel writing has long been considered the holy grail for new authors. Yet is it all it’s made out to be, and is it a feasible wa...

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On Loneliness and the Freelance Life

Some days I work at my desk quite merrily, listening to the beastly snoring of the small dog at my feet and the distant sounds of London through th...

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