WHAT EMPLOYERS WANT? COMMUNICATION

CLEAR COMMUNICATION FROM THE START TO THE END OF THE PROJECT When freelancing on a specific role, communication is key to ensuring you meet project expectations and will further improve your chances of any future work with the employer. Firstly and probably most importantly, always make sure you are responsive to any potential employer inquiries. If you happen to miss an employer’s phone call, be sure to call them back within 15 minutes and do not wait until the next day to return their call.

NEW RULES FOR YOUTUBE PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

Many freelance content creators have been using and earning from the YouTube Partnership Program, however, YouTube is firming up the rules and it could spell the end for many money-making channels. Effective immediately, a channel/creator must meet a new (higher) view and subscriber count in order to be able to earn advertising revenue from their videos.

WHY WORK AT LONDON FASHION WEEK?

Why work at London Fashion Week? What's the big deal anyway? Why does everyone lose their mind around London Fashion Week and what do you really get out of it? We spoke with a few London Fashion Week regulars to get their views on the benefits one would get at the capital's hottest fashion show and what a freelancer can expect when experiencing the LFW madness.

HOW TO SURVIVE LONDON FASHION WEEK

London Fashion Week 2018 is upon us once again. Whether you are working at LFW this season or not, it's a great time to ride the fashion wave all the way to the shores of creative-town! London Fashion Week 2018 will bring all sorts of opportunities. Here are our top tips on how to make the most of Europe's largest fashion event.

ESSENTIAL TEST SHOOT GUIDE

We speak to 100s of employers, brands and companies who use The Freelancer Club to hire freelance talent. The number one thing they look for? The Portfolio. Test Shoots, TFP, TF, collaborations, whatever you prefer to call them, shooting with a team is vital. You'll add to your portfolio, improve your skills and meet some creative folks.  Whether you are new to test shooting or you have got a few years experience, we've put together an essential guide to make the most out of your test shoots. Enjoy!

INFLUENCER FREELANCER - MARIANNA RUDUS, MUA

Marianna Rudus, a fresh new Makeup Artist making her way in freelancing, has a unique approach when it comes to showcasing her work. Not only does she use herself as a model but she regularly changes her entire look to show off her impressive range. We caught up with the creative chameleon to learn more.

SELF ASSESSMENT MADE EASY

Self-assessment made easy - has a nice ring to it! Like many freelancers, you most probably want to forget the whole ordeal, spend your hard-earned money on things that matter and pretend like tax ain’t no big thing…until next year. However, self-assessment doesn’t have to be stressful, especially if you start planning now. Here is some handy freelance advice to help. 

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