I attended an interesting event at the RSA yesterday which focused on the needs of self-employed people in the UK.
The event was attended by a wide array of individuals, from MPs and economists to micro-business owners and freelancers.
There were a number of panel events during the day, and some enlightened discussions, but one issue stuck out for me throughout. All of the rhetoric and statistics around self-employment focus on the business, not the person who runs the business. [Read more…]