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Freelancer Diaries: How to bounce back from a client breakup

As a freelancer, I live in a state of scarcity, as do many other self-employed people. Although I love this type of work and the freedom it gives me, I’ll be the first to admit that it comes with an underlying worry; worry that you will suddenly lose all of your clients, worry that you […]

Startup Story: Claire Dowd, Founder of X Events

Building a business doesn’t have to mean being lonely and overworked, as Claire Dowd shares with us in her Startup Story. The founder of X Events has gone from an employee at an events agency with over 8 years of experience, to starting and running her own agency focusing on incentive travel. Claire was named one […]

Startup Story: Eve Kekeh, Founder of Bundlee

We’re adding another awesome founder from the Cosmopolitan Magazine Pitch Palace winners to our Startup Story blog today… it’s the lovely Eve, founder of Bundlee. If you go googly-eyed any time you see tiny baby clothes in a shop, then Eve’s baby clothing rental company is going to be your new favourite thing to follow […]

Startup Story: Rushina Shah, Founder of Not.Corn

When Desk Life Project was lucky enough to be included among the winners of the Cosmopolitan Magazine Pitch Palace competition, not only were we thrilled to have the chance to go along to a glamorous photo shoot and appear in the magazine, we also got to spend the day chatting to the other winners, a […]

Startup Story: Jess and Nat, Founders of Mac&Moore

There are the kind of startups that grow as a side hustle, always in the background until they are ready to take the spotlight. Then, there are the startups who go all-in from day one. Mac&Moore launched full-time right out the gate, and co-founders Jess and Nat haven’t looked back since. From going into business […]