Freelance Files: Finding work, Am I Good Enough?

Thankfully, in recent times, there has been an increase in awareness around self-care and dealing with mental health issues. Personally, and openly, I have been dealing with my own depression at the same time as trying to carve a different path for myself. Across three different blog posts for The Study Room London, I am going to talk about different aspects of the freelance environment and how each one impacts on mental health.

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Top Tips: Dress Your Desk for Success!

Your workspace is an incredibly personal. You may not think much of it, but you’ll seethe for hours if someone has taken your stapler or disturbed your organised mess. It’s a feeling we all share.

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Freelance Files: The First Leap into Freelancing

The last time I wrote for The Study Room I was climbing the ladder in the television industry as a Production Coordinator. Mainly working in Reality and Entertainment TV, I precariously stepped up that ladder a rung or two to the role of Junior Production Manager.

Then I jumped; with no regard for the Health & Safety that I was responsible for monitoring day in day out at work, I threw myself off that ladder into the abyss and I am only now thinking about what happens when I hit the ground. If someone could get the medic on set, that would be great.

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