The Baseline

2 Aug 2021
4 minute read

7 challenges of being a photographer (and how to overcome them)

Professional photographers share the most common hurdles of the snapping business and their practical tips on how to solve them.

27 Jul 2021
4 minute read

How to be more creative

Are you more methodical than imaginative? Boost your creativity with these techniques that will get you thinking outside the box.

21 Jul 2021
5 minute read

Best business savings accounts

Start putting your stashed cash to good use with a business savings account. Choose from the best with our roundup, including Aldermore, Starling and Shawbrook.

20 Jul 2021
9 minute read

What kind of boss would you be?

Thinking about starting a business? Discover what type of leader you'd become based on your personality type, or let our quiz decide for you.

19 Jul 2021
6 minute read

The pros and cons of self-employment

Lynne Beattie, Founder of personal finance blog Mrs Mummypenny, shares her thoughts and experiences on the benefits and disadvantages of working for yourself.

15 Jul 2021
3 minute read

Tips for running a business when you struggle with 9-5

Calling all early risers and night owls! Learn how to navigate a smooth sailing business around your unconventional schedule.

14 Jul 2021
6 minute read

Should you use emojis in professional communications?

Fun and friendly? Or embarrassing and inappropriate? Get the verdict on whether to use emojis at work here.

9 Jul 2021
5 minute read

A guide to content marketing for startups

Looking to get started with content marketing? Our guide for startups provides top tips and guidance.

8 Jul 2021
5 minute read

How to overcome imposter syndrome

A lot of people suffer with imposter syndrome when they experience success. Discover why we get it and how to handle it here.

7 Jul 2021
4 minute read

How to get a mortgage when you're self-employed

As a self-employed person, getting a mortgage can be challenging. Emma Maslin from The Money Whisperer shares her tips on preparing your application and making the process easier.