Book review: Deep Work by Cal Newport

Book review: Deep Work by Cal Newport

To be honest, I’ve always found it quite hard to read books about work. I have to read a lot when researching exhibitions, and I like to read fiction or travelogues for relaxation. So that has never left me much time or motivation to read books about working....
New website launch

New website launch

Hi, What do you do? A relatively simple question to answer if you’re a doctor or lawyer or accountant. You hear it all the time at social gatherings, and it’s a normal opener at conferences and networking events. But it’s really not so simple to...
Create the Perfect Freelance Brief

Create the Perfect Freelance Brief

By Marge Ainsley & Lyndsey Clark   Freelancers are the fastest growing group of workers in the creative industries. The chances are you’ll work with or engage the services of a freelancer at some point in your career. We are delighted that the Museums Association...
Celebrating Six Years Freelance

Celebrating Six Years Freelance

A short video celebrating projects I’ve been involved with over the last six years of freelance work. You can also view this video and others on my Vimeo...
Museum Association Conference 2016

Museum Association Conference 2016

Museums Association Conference Careers Hub session: Monday 7 November 1500-1545 Expertise for hire: successful working with freelancers Session leader: Lyndsey Clark, museum consultant Our workforce model is changing to include more freelance workers than ever before....
Expertise for Hire

Expertise for Hire

Today marks five years of working as a freelance consultant in the museums, heritage, interpretation and public engagement worlds. I’m also currently working on a presentation for the Museums Association Careers Hub titled: “Expertise for hire: successful...