Tag: advice

11 Powerful Ways to Motivate Yourself Right Now

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/ November 22, 2016

How a Death Metal Rocker Built a World Renowned Graphic Design Company

Radim Malinic is a good friend of mine who consistently amazes me with his ability to produce things of true quality. I suppose this is less of a surprise when you consider that his main philosophy is to focus on...

/ April 6, 2016

Notes on How to Price Your Work Like a Hero

I often get asked about how to best price one’s freelance work when working with clients. How much should you charge? Where do you start? How do you charge at a level that means you keep a client interested, maximise the...

/ September 9, 2015

9 Things I’ve Learned from Sleazy Internet Marketing Tactics That Have Changed My Life

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. I first...

/ February 27, 2015

11 Ways I’ve Made Money in the Last 8 Years, From Illustrator to Consultant

Editor’s note: This article refers to earnings that accrued 8 years prior to the date the post was written. You’ll hear me talk a lot about the importance of earning money and driving revenue as a priority over all else....

/ February 15, 2015

9 Things I Would Tell My 17 Year-Old Self

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...

/ February 8, 2015

How to Dominate Your Market and Win as a Creative Freelancer in this Slow Economy

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...

/ January 23, 2015

What does it take to work for yourself, be a success and not be miserable?

There is a spectrum that exists, running between working for someone else and working for yourself. Theoretically, the ultimate state of the ‘working for yourself’ end of the spectrum is having money work for you and not requiring to do...

/ November 26, 2014

How to Use your Creative Skills to Generate Money Quickly When you are Dangerously Low on Funds

As freelancers, many of us know the feeling. Despite all of our best efforts, we can hit a point when our pipeline runs dry. We have no clients and very little money in the bank. Maybe a large job fell...

/ October 12, 2014

50 Ways for Creative People to Get Great Clients

What’s the best way you can generate new client projects each month? At Red Lemon Club, we are all about simplicity and being direct when it comes to getting things done. This includes the process of winning new projects with...

/ August 27, 2014