Freelance Survival Guide

Ready to take the jump into the world of creative freelancing? Already there and feeling a bit stuck? These events will help you with everything you need to make the journey more smooth

These digital events seek to equip our you with practical skills, which can help build your confidence and connections to progress into the freelance world - through a series of workshops, masterclasses and panel discussions.

During these event’s we will be exploring finances, culture and creativity and how to apply for funding + grants just to name a few. With workshops, panel discussions and masterclasses being led by Nate Agbetu (PlayNice), Founder of BlackGirlFest, Nicole Crentsil, Bejay Melunga (Supa Network), Mathieu Ajan (Bounce Cinema), director Edem Wornoo and The Face Magazine to name a few.

Sign up to the individual workshops below and make sure to subscribe to our newsletter to get the latest series announcements.

about the series

This series is open to everyone!

But, sessions will be more targeted to people aged between 18-24 and/or early-stage creatives or those looking to start their own freelancer ventures.

Unless told otherwise, all sessions will be held online via Zoom.

Once you’ve booked your place on Eventbrite, you will be sent a joining link on the day of the event.

We want everyone to be able to take part.

So, if you have any access requirements, please feel free to get in touch with us at

These sessions will be recorded.

If you don’t want to be included in the recording, please turn your camera off!

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This event is part of Creativity Works, a Mayor’s Fund for London programme supported by Citi Foundation and delivered by Create Jobs at A New Direction.