Celebrating a Big Freelance Anniversary 4 Years!

I’m so very happy to be here celebrating my 4th freelance anniversary as a fulltime social media consultant. How do you sum up a whirlwind of 4 years? Well, it’s one of the best choices I’ve ever made.      I’m so proud to say that I’ve built my business from scratch; over the years I’ve worked with national companies & international charities, had photography/content jobs commissioned by amazing London restaurants, helped some incredible small… View Post

Celebrating a big freelance anniversary: 2 whole years!

I’m quite proud to celebrate a big milestone this month: I’ve been a freelancer running my own business for 2 whole years. Yep, 24 whole months of running my small business, working in specialist social media management, training businesses and as a photographer, helping other small & medium businesses!  Over the last two years, I’m thrilled to say that I’ve worked with dream clients, random clients, businesses who I never could have imagined I’d work… View Post

12 books you must read as a freelancer or small business owner

If you’re setting up a small, creative business, if you’re wanting to launch a side hustle and freelance or if you just want to upskill in your fulltime job or business, these are must-read books. If you have friends or family who are unhappy in their current jobs or even their current lives, give them a couple of these books as a present. They’ve all been inspirations, lifesavers and signposts for me at different points as… View Post

Another Freelance Anniversary: 18 Months Running A Small Business

I can’t believe it’s been 18 months since I launched as a freelance social media manager and trainer, helping small businesses and charities to grow their social media platforms. 18 months working with clients, learning many many lessons and learning a lot about my little own self. Launching a small business (my portfolio is here at www.emmacreese.co.uk) let alone one specialising in social media was never a career path I ever could have imagined for… View Post

My First Freelance Anniversary: 12 Months Running a Small Business

I actually can’t believe I’m writing this. I’ve managed to survive 12 months as a freelancer, and I’m grinning from ear to ear as we raise a champagne toast to a thriving business. Launching a small business, let alone one specialising in social media was never a career path I ever could have imagined for myself, and yet here I am. And I adore it.