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Freelance and business advice

There are plenty of things you can do to create a sustainable freelance practice or a successful business.

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Here you will find useful advice and guidance on growing your freelance work or business.

Creative Enterprise Awards

Funding, mentoring and awards

Our range of funding, mentoring and advice could help you get your business off the ground.

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Creative Enterprise Week 2017. Photo by Damian Griffiths.

Events and workshops

Get your creative business or freelance practice off the ground with our programme of free events. See what's coming up this term...

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Daisy Hristova, MA Fashion Entrepreneurship and Innovation, London College of Fashion © Alys Tomlinson

How to find freelance work

Useful tips on finding work opportunities as a freelancer.

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Self-promotion and marketing

Get advice on self-promotion and marketing yourself as a creative professional.

How to manage your IP

Read our tips and advice on how best to manage and benefit from the value of your intellectual property (IP).

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Bradley Vine, BA (Hons) BA (Hons) ) Live Events and Television , London college of Communication © Alys Tomlinson

How to work as a freelancer

Find out about business planning, pitching and presenting as a freelancer or small business.