Posts tagged blogging
Spotlight: Creative Writing

We have collaborated with Wordsmith’s on a series of workshops that not only help you to understand your self innately, but help to tackle your mental health, the effects of burnout & the productive benefits of writing creatively.

In the intimate workshop, going Wordsmith’s founder, Naomi Smith to help you make Writing for your Wellbeing, a reality…

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Freelance Files: Finding Work, Am I Good Enough? (Part 3)

The phrase ‘Do the next right thing’ is often used in recovery programs, but as a Freelancer, it’s a useful tool when it comes to feeling a little overwhelmed by the tasks that lay ahead.

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Freelance Files: Finding work, Am I Good Enough? (Part 2)

So, it’s been more than a month since my last post for Methodical (it’s even changed its name!) & as I sit down to write this entry, the self-discipline angel on my shoulder is politely reminding me to get on with it.

Since then, the creative but strict voice inside my head has been much quieter than it was during my initial period of freelance productivity.

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Freelance Files: Finding work, Am I Good Enough? (Part 1)

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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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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