Handling client data safely

If a claim of a data breach was brought against you, it could put a financial strain on your business. In this article Markel Direct provide five tips on how to protect customer data.

How to handle difficult clients

Even the most exceptional of self-employed professionals will at some stage face a difficult client. To help with this, Markel Direct have rounded up their seven top tips for effectively dealing with difficult clients.

How freelancers can get paid on time

Since the economic crash of 2008/9, late payment of freelance invoices has become commonplace. In this blog, Markel Direct share their top tips on how freelancers can get paid on time, most of the time.