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IPSE announces flexible benefits for the self-employed
IPSE, The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed, has today launched IPSE Futures – the organisation’s very own member benefit scheme designed with the UK’s 4.5million self-employed people in mind.
 

Complete this short survey and be entered into the draw to win one of ten £50 Amazon vouchers up for grabs.

IPSE has welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement of a review looking at the obstacles and opportunities for those who want to be self-employed.

Annie Collings from Queen Anne's School, Reading spent a week in the IPSE office for her work experience. Read on to find out what she learned.
 

Professional recruiters, agencies and individuals must play it safer - and blow the whistle on providers who aren't playing it strictly by the book, writes Damian Broughton, managing director of Danbro Accounting for Life. 

Reacting to report by Independent Transport Commission that finds failing to increase aircraft capacity could have a detrimental impact on the UK economy, IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed has called for the decision on where a new runway should be to be imp

Following the announcement that David Morris MP has been re-appointed as the Government’s self-employment ambassador, IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed has offered its congratulations.
 

IPSE’s Education and Training Manager, Lydia Wakefield explains her new role and the work she will be undertaking.

IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, has today reacted to the news that employment continues to rise while unemployment has dropped to 5.5%.                                                                            

IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, has today reacted to the UK's Consumer Price Index, which rose to 0.1 per cent in May.

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01/07/2015 12:59
IPSE welcomes review into challenges faced by the #selfemployed. http://t.co/nbINjl2voQ http://t.co/oTXzbf4iA8
01/07/2015 11:46
Half the workforce could be #freelance soon, but ministers haven't noticed. http://t.co/zNkPscjukZ http://t.co/hookDcmwEB
01/07/2015 11:19
RT @CreativeEdin: Calling all #freelancers @teamIPSE (our #Glugedi event sponsor) Awards call for entries win up to £5k https://t.co/GqUvb3
01/07/2015 11:14
@HireALance Oh brilliant, thank you for sharing! @TheBusinessShow
01/07/2015 10:42
We've been shortlisted for 'Sector Representation' at the @TAForum Awards! http://t.co/jcKbWnFjt8 http://t.co/KZ0MliGZ37
01/07/2015 09:38
What was your worst customer service experience? http://t.co/YVd9X79eJW #customerservice http://t.co/DwX7N2KcC9
01/07/2015 08:34
More than one in ten students want to go it alone like Zuckerberg. http://t.co/QINLWMZoB8 #Freelance http://t.co/ZkWyZ69tep
30/06/2015 16:44
@ContractorMVL Whatever you fancy! I for one will be in the coolest attire available to me. :D ^Jamie
30/06/2015 16:05
@Horlix You're welcome James.
30/06/2015 15:27
How much should you charge per hour? Find out with the @Motiv_app #freelancer calculator. http://t.co/X4So5D1gpu
30/06/2015 14:34
RT @CWsouthbank: Last year's winner of @teamIPSE Freelancer Awards @aajbutler explains how the award helped him http://t.co/DQ4b1hhyjz http…
30/06/2015 14:34
@BubbleJobs No problem at all.
30/06/2015 14:23
A day in the life of a #freelance web developer. By @Horlix . http://t.co/6cwEcE8YcJ http://t.co/RYmTNnU95a
30/06/2015 14:00
RT @WomanFreelancer: @annie_collings spent a week in the IPSE office for work experience. Here's what she learned. http://t.co/B1plTEhiF5 h…
30/06/2015 12:59
30/06/2015 12:17
RT @CreativeEdin: Help shape what @teamIPSE offers #Freelancers take this survey before midnight for a chance to win a £50 voucher! http://…
30/06/2015 10:19
Last chance to take part in #Freelancer Confidence Index survey. Enter before midnight tonight: http://t.co/YkB6qfhI1s
30/06/2015 09:37
RT @CWchancerylane: Take this survey @teamIPSE to help guide the Bank of England's policies towards the self-employed http://t.co/nJu50VTTjT
30/06/2015 07:55
RT @PayStreamLtd: Contractor CV’s – problems and solutions http://t.co/7M4p3UZW48 - via @teamipse
29/06/2015 16:54
RT @CWclerkenwell: Win a business support and technology bundle worth thousands at the @teamIPSE #Freelancer Awards http://t.co/f8eGtD5nop
29/06/2015 15:27
How to improve your tan and be a (relatively) successful #freelance #PR. http://t.co/t051G4ki6U http://t.co/Bv7Byl5xlS
29/06/2015 14:23
Half the #workforce could be #freelance soon, but ministers haven't noticed. http://t.co/zNkPscjukZ http://t.co/sGSwuPDia8
29/06/2015 12:47
RT @EfipUpdate: How Freelancers Are Taking Over The World http://t.co/hCkq7jxo2gvia @forbes cc @teamIPSE
29/06/2015 11:51
@rcosgrove Thank you for your thoughts Richard. Some great points! @cooperscoborn
29/06/2015 11:46
Today we are talking to @CoopersCoborn School students about becoming #selfemployed. What’s your best advice to them? http://t.co/RRQRPCN1fO
29/06/2015 11:18
Participate and win a £50 Amazon voucher– #Freelancer Confidence Index survey is open for 2 more days. http://t.co/YkB6qfhI1s
29/06/2015 09:12
RT @SeasonYourLife1: NEW BLOG POST: I wrote a blog post for @teamIPSE about my work experience http://t.co/NsrNZFuB0K take a look! @FemaleB
29/06/2015 08:35
RT @CWBethnalGreen: Take this survey @teamIPSE to help guide the Bank of England's policies towards the self-employed http://t.co/9dAh0TJsRR
27/06/2015 11:18
Take part in IPSE's #Freelancer Confidence Index survey before it closes 30 June for a chance to win a £50 voucher! http://t.co/YkB6qfhI1s
26/06/2015 14:42
RT @hiredbyme: #Contractor CVs - problems and solutions via @teamipse http://t.co/6Fm36814Pj
26/06/2015 13:14
RT @CWislington_: Win expert media and presentation training at the @teamIPSE #Freelancer Awards http://t.co/6euwQR3k5N http://t.co/AGbm8ow
26/06/2015 12:57
@Miss_wigan Great! :) Yes, let's hope it stays for the weekend!
26/06/2015 11:46
26/06/2015 09:59
@Miss_wigan OK Vanessa, thanks for letting us know! All the best. ^Jamie
26/06/2015 09:58
RT @LMinatchy: How to Transform a Room into an Office http://t.co/sGa8YpxT7J #freelancerlife
25/06/2015 15:57
RT @janinematheson: Calling all #freelancers @teamIPSE (our @CreativeEdin #Glugedi event sponsor) Awards call for entries win up to £5k htt…
25/06/2015 15:49
RT @qvoffices: Any @teamIPSE members in #Rdguk you can use your @NearDesk cards in our flexible workspace. We have 100mb leased line, free …
25/06/2015 12:58
(2/2). Making training for new skills tax deductible would be a big boost for #freelancers. View our manifesto: http://t.co/kytE7QDD5E
25/06/2015 12:58
(1/2). Gov supporting 20k+ high-skilled apprenticeships. Skills development big issue for freelancers too. http://t.co/dTCbEQhehx
25/06/2015 12:39
RT @CWsouthbank: Win a business support and technology bundle worth thousands at the @teamIPSE #Freelancer Awards http://t.co/DQ4b1gZXs1
25/06/2015 11:24
RT @hiredbyme: Closing the sale, turning interviews into client pitches via @teamipse http://t.co/xfuPhzhOZF
25/06/2015 11:17
Help us ensure appropriate measures are taken to encourage growth of #self-employment. Take part in this short survey http://t.co/YkB6qfhI1s
25/06/2015 09:46
RT @claraadelille: 1 in 2 ppl will be a freelancer in 2020 - insights from @PeoplePerHour and @teamIPSE http://t.co/hOmAC77efi by @davidpro
24/06/2015 13:29
24/06/2015 12:59
#Coworking Is Old News: Why You Should Look At Collaboration Spaces. What are your thoughts? http://t.co/DyZt8x7Ey2 http://t.co/L1FGNmIKWR
24/06/2015 12:10
@Stella_Holman We are about to launch a monthly payment option along with our new website, in the next 6 weeks! ^Jamie
24/06/2015 10:10
@Social_Ben Haha OK Ben, no problem at all. It is a bit of a Marmite channel. ^Jamie
24/06/2015 09:53
@LinkHumans Apologies guys, you must have been added to our Twitter list of freelancers incorrectly. ^Jamie
24/06/2015 09:52
@SneakyMedia Thank you Paddy! I've just connected with you on LinkedIn btw. ^Jamie