11 Things Most Other People Never Do that You Can Do to Win Amazing Clients


Do you do what everyone else does? With so many products and services flying around out there, you’d do well to stand out to attract the fans and buyers who need you. People are responding to this with various forms of self promotion and getting the word out there. The trouble is, most people … [Read more...]

6 Basic Social Media ‘No Nos’ that are Stopping Freelancers from Winning Clients


We all know that there is plenty of value to be extracted out of social media platforms as a freelancing hero. If you get it just right, you can use social networks as a solid source of wonderful long-term clients. Google+ for example, is one platform that has a lot of potential for finding new … [Read more...]

Ten Essential Business Tips for Creatives


To be happy and fulfilled, creatives need to spend the majority of their time creating. To be successful in business, creatives need to spend some time (not a lot!) taking care of basic business concerns. Here's a list of essential business tips to keep you focused on what's most … [Read more...]

Ten of the Easiest Ways to Find and Meet New People To Boost Your Career


Building a network of contacts, whether clients, other professionals in your industry or advisers, is a vital element of your life as a successful creative freelancer. The larger your network of useful people, who can provide new jobs, advice and support, the more opportunities will come your … [Read more...]

How to Get More Referrals So You Get More Work


The key to self promotion, and ultimately getting more work as a creative, lies in getting plenty of referrals. A referral is when your services are advertised for you through word of mouth through other people. For example, someone might have stumbled on your online portfolio, seen the quality … [Read more...]