***BRONZE Best Business Podcast at the British Podcast Awards 2020.***
“I don’t need friends. I have Frankie and Steve.”
“The most relatable podcast I have ever listened to.”
“Freelance parents — This podcast will change your life.”
Photo of us by Sian Parker.
When you have kids around and need to take a client call.
14th March 2019
Emotional soup! How to keep things clear when work and life all happens under one roof.
21st March 2019
When your “friend” wants some free business advice.
27th March 2019
How to eat something other than biscuits.
4th April 2019
When people seem to think your job is a “hobby”.
11th April 2019
How to find focus in a fragmented day.
18th April 2019
Trying to work when the kids are sick (again).
25th April 2019
What to do when you have nothing to do.
2nd May 2019
Staying visible over the summer holidays.
9th May 2019
How to grow your business when real life has other ideas.
16th May 2019
When your friends say they love your work but don’t actually buy it.
6th June 2019
When childcare help from your family isn’t actually much help.
13th June 2019
When you keep getting distracted by the competition.
20th June 2019
Tips for freelancers thinking about starting a family.
4th July 2019
Finding balance between paid work and unpaid business building.
11th July 2019
School newbies! Adjusting to working within school hours.
12th September 2019
When you try (and fail) to ‘have it all’.
19th September 2019
Taking maternity leave when you have retainer clients.
26th September 2019
Overwhelm! What to do when it all gets a bit much.
3rd October 2019
How to avoid procrastination.
10th October 2019
Coping with the cult of busy.
17th October 2020
When it’s time to put your rates up.
7th November 2019
How to feel like you’re moving up, instead of just along.
14th November 2019
Freelance friction. When working evenings and weekends eats into ‘family time’.
21st November 2019
Saying NO. How to turn down work from ‘red flag’ clients.
28th November 2019
Burnout alert! How to stay sane at Christmas.
12th December 2019
How to explain your job to your kids.
19th December 2019
When updating your social media is just one thing too many.
9th January 2020
Juggling kids and a multi-hyphen career.
15th January 2020
When you keep ignoring your inbox.
23rd January 2020
Don’t panic! Going from one kid to two.
30th January 2020
Accident & Emergency! Making sure you have a financial safety net.
27th February 2020
Moving your business (and family) to a new place.
5th March 2020
Why we co-mentor each other and why you should do it too.
11th March 2020
School’s out for… erm, not sure.
19th March 2020
Work you can do from your phone.
27th March 2020
Life right now.
2nd April 2020
How to drum up work in a pandemic without being seen as ‘opportunistic’.
23rd April 2020
When you’ve just left your job to go freelance, in the middle of a global crisis.
30th April 2020
When you’ve only got 7 minutes a day to work.
7th May 2020
Chasing payments in a pandemic.
14th May 2020
When you’ve lost all motivation.
28th May 2020
How to line-up work when you don’t know when you might have childcare again.
11th June 2020
When it feels like being self-employed isn’t worth it anymore.
18th June 2020
Let’s talk social media.
25th June 2020
Making the leap into full-time freelancing.
9th July 2020
When your partner is negative about your business.
15th July 2020
How to celebrate your wins without sounding like a w*nker.
30th July 2020
Preparing for Lockdown 2.0.
22nd September 2020
When your partner starts working from home.
29th September 2020
How to move back into an employed role.
6th October 2020
Riding the freelance rollercoaster.
20th October 2020