The Baseline

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 to 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

What is imposter syndrome and how do you overcome it?

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.

6 Jul 2021
4 minute read

How to successfully deal with failure

Everything we do – big or small – has the potential to fail. Learn to embrace and even celebrate failure with these tips.

5 Jul 2021
3 minute read

How can brokers help insurers embrace digital currencies?

Digital currencies represent a significant opportunity, find out how brokers and insurers can embrace digital assets.

29 Jun 2021
13 minute read

How to become a freelance writer

Set yourself up for a successful freelance writing career with our 20-step guide to becoming a freelance writer, including setting your rates and landing clients.

28 Jun 2021
11 minute read

The ultimate beginner’s guide to freelancing

Thinking of going freelance? This epic guide has everything you need to get clued up, including the pros, cons, roles, salary, how to start and standing out.