Monthly Archives: November 2014

‘Freelancer Tsar’ appointed by UK government

The government this week celebrated National Freelancers Day by announcing the appointment of the UK’s first ‘freelancer tsar’ – David Morris MP. Mr Morris will act as an ambassador for the rapidly growing self-employed workforce, and will work to highlight the challenges faced by freelancers, and the benefits of being self-employed. The Tory MP for […]

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Shadow Business Secretary shows support for freelancers

Shadow Business Secretary Chuka Umunna has this week shown his support for National Freelancer’s Day, taking place on Wednesday 19th November, stating that the day “shines a spotlight on Britain’s independent professionals”. National Freelancer’s Day, organised by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, is the UK’s chief celebration of those working independently […]

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