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Business insurance for freelancers & small consultancies... hello!
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As you might well’ve noticed, we’ve been pretty quiet on here lately.

And that silence speaks volumes, because we’ve decided G+ isn’t for us and we’re calling it a day.

We’re not deleting our account or anything (you never know), but we won’t be posting content here any more.

So if you want the latest, priceless, must-hear small-business risk advice, follow us on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. Or sign up to the School of Risk and we’ll email it to you.

Ciao for now.

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Ever wondered what it's like to be a #copywriter? The guys at the Professional Copywriters' Network certainly have.  If you've got questions about where they work, who for, and for how much, then check out a full report of their findings here.

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How do you unwind? That's what we asked in #TheFreelanceWay last week. Here's what you said

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Calling all graduates. Are you looking to kick off your freelancing career but not sure where to start? We've teamed up with Ben Parkinson from Write My Site to bring you the first in a four part series. This week, find out how to build an army strong portfolio that'll get you noticed. Over to you Ben...

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Got yourself an amazing website to go with your amazing product? How does it look on your mobile? What about your customers - know who they are? If you have any doubts, then check this post. It's brimming with info about what not to do. Your business (and your customers) will thank you for it. 

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Do you get stuck for inspiration sometimes? Take a read of this. Our freelancers have been sending us their suggestions for where they go to get inspired. Whether it's in the great outdoors, sat in front of the TV, or in the bath, it's all in here. 

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Earlier this week the chancellor, George Osborne, gave his annual spending review and autumn statement. As well as the usual talk about cuts, the Chancellor also outlined how the government's spending plans could affect freelancers and small businesses. Here's our take on the whole thing..

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This week (16-22 November) is Global Entrepreneurship Week. There'll be activities and events going on all over the world to champion and encourage entrepreneurial spirit. 
If you have a hunch that being an employee isn't for you, but you don't know where to start, why not pop along to one of their events and pick up some inspiration? While the events are kicking off this week, they continue well into next year (check out the 'events' page), so there's plenty of time to get involved. 

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Back in the summer, we asked freelancers what advice they'd give to graduates thinking of taking the plunge into self-employment. 
We used their advice to create a guide for the Next Generation of Freelancers. Here it is! 
Please feel free to share on your blog and social media. 

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If you're a legionella assessor looking for professional indemnity insurance, there are a few things you need to consider. 
Certain professional insurance policies exclude claims relating to contamination - that's a big problem. Here's how to get around that, and make sure your business is protected. 
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