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Independent Advisers & Consultants Community articles

The latest articles for Independent Advisers & Consultants Community members.

My journey 2.5 years in

It’s 2.5 years since I set up my own business. It’s been a journey. I’ve learnt a huge amount. I’ve met some brilliant people and had the freedom to get involved in things that pique my interest. I’ve juggled home-schooling and been hugely grateful for the flexibility to do this. I’ve also doubted myself and worried about income uncertainty. There are a huge number of positives – I’ve also never been so resilient in my life!

I’m an accountant. Do I really need to think about my brand?

Philippa Haynes explains how accountants can approach branding when they have a portfolio career in our forthcoming webinar. In this article, she explains more about why you need to have a brand.

My portfolio journey – an update 18 months on


In this article Daniella Wainwright, portfolio FD, interim FD and consultant shares with us an update, 18 months on from taking the plunge and launching her independent career.

Practical tips for securing that elusive NED role

In this article we hear from Heather on the hot topics the audience wanted to know more about.

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