A few months ago, a friend of mine and creative freelancing coach
Jake Jorgovan connected me to Nathan Powell, a welsh designer and entrepreneur based in Madrid.
Jake had plenty of praise for Nathan’s proposal-building software with a seemingly irrelevant but unique name:
Read more on Write Beautiful Proposals Quickly: A Red Lemon Review of Nusii…
Are you following your path?
Do you know exactly what makes you passionate?
We are not born with a path laid out for us, like so many of the gurus tout. That’s entitlement thinking, and another reason to sit back and wait for life to happen to you.
Read more on 9 Signs You’re Not on Your Path, and What To Do About It…
I’ve always been fascinated by building and running businesses.
Finding ways to generate money and to make an impact from one’s own creative ideas and one’s own hands, without working for someone else, have been a life-long interest.
Read more on 9 Things I’ve Learned from Sleazy Internet Marketing Tactics That Have Changed My Life…
You’ll hear me talk a lot about the importance of earning money and driving revenue as a priority over all else. Too many of us scoot around the importance of a strong, humming cash flow, instead placing more emphasis on things like pursuing passion; dreams, and ‘doing what you love’.
Read more on 11 Ways I’ve Made Money in the Last 8 Years, From Illustrator to Consultant…
You’ve probably seen one or two blog articles in the ether with a similar title. This one will be different.
It has been written based purely on my own experiences. It is unlike anything out there because only I have things I want to tell my 17 year-old self based on my own unique experiences.
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The message we’re getting about the global economic situation via the media is clear: it ain’t great. And it does not look set to improve any time soon.
Particularly for the masses. The self employed, and small to medium businesses look set to struggle for the most part for a long time to come.
Read more on How to Dominate Your Market and Win as a Creative Freelancer in this Slow Economy…
One of the biggest misconceptions is the often over-emphasised idea that “
life is about the journey and not the destination”.
What it says is that the outcome of whatever you are doing is less important than the experiences you gain along the way.
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Our web genius
Tahir, has created a really nice way of showing the most popular post based on page views from each of every month in 2014.
Here are Red Lemon Club’s most popular posts of last year.
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Imagine what it would be like if you could predict your income every month.
What am I talking about? How could anyone
predict their income. Don’t be silly. Right?
I’m not talking about receiving a paycheque from your employer.
Read more on How to Predict What You Will Earn from Your Creative Business Each Month…
For a lot of us, the idea of getting rich with our creative products and services doesn’t often, if ever, enter our minds.
It seems hard enough as it is to find and get clients and customers, and keep a regular income coming in, let alone get wealthy from it.
Read more on The Missing 'Gap' to Getting Rich With Your Creative Skills…
A few months ago in Ho Chi Minh City, I was introduced to
Ahna Hendrix, a social media manager and writer running her own business. I was immediately impressed by her commitment to – and belief in – what is possible with not just running a business, but specifically using social media effectively.
Read more on An Expert’s Advice on Why Creative Pros Often Struggle with Social Media…