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WHY & HOW TO TRACK YOUR TIME

When it comes to freelancing, tracking your time is one of the most crucial things you can do. It’s also one of the most tedious and forgetful things that you need to do. WHY 1. It’s key when determining pricing. You need to know how long a project typically takes in order to price your […]...
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Designing a Business Plan for Your Creative Business

Most creatives probably tremble at the thought of creating a business plan, and most likely keep pushing it to the back burner until eventually they need one and throw something together that isn’t complete. I’m going to show you an easier way to go about creating your business plan, with basic steps that shouldn’t be […]...
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New Facebook Business Pages

Starting March 30, 2012, all Facebook Business Pages will convert to the Timeline layout. So, what does this mean for your page? A lot of design changes. We will do bad news first and good news second, because I like to leave on a positive note! Bad News 1. Those pretty welcome pages that I’ve […]...
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When to Hire a Pro

Hiring a designer can be a tough call to make for a lot of small business owners or bloggers with a very tight budget. Many people want to DIY their brand and visual identities, which is totally understandable. So, when is the right time to hire a designer? There are so many free tools out […]...
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IT’S A SCARY RIDE

Freelance: — n 1.  a. Also called: freelancer. a self-employed person, especially a writer or artist, who is not employed continuously but hired to do specific assignments In my words, 1. a. Also called: freelancer. a self-employed person, required to find their own work, someone who risks a comfortable salary for something that they love, totally worth it, but scary as hell I think that’s a pretty good definition. I get asked a lot […]...
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NEW FACEBOOK PAGE

We created a new Facebook page specifically for Amanda Genther Design. We’d love it if you could join us over there! We will be posting behind the scenes looks into our work and studio, client spotlight interviews, creative business tips + so much more! It’s going to be fun!...
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NEW LOOKS

Welcome to our new website. We are so happy it is finally finished and it perfectly reflects what type of businesses we love working with. Have a look around, check out our work, or contact us! We would love to hear what you think!...
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LET’S TALK PRIORITIES

I had a tiny shift in priorities this weekend when I realized that I needed to focus on my own design business, now that this was going to become a full-time thing. My other project that I am very excited about will just have to be put on the back burner as my I move […]...
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TOOK THE LEAP

Today is a good day. If you hadn’t heard from my Facebook or Twitter, then you are going to find out why, right now! Yesterday, I finally took the leap into full-time freelancing. I know most people are going to ask my why, “You had a full-time salary job that people are dying for these […]...
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BIG DECISIONS

Life over in this neck of the woods is a little, errr, confusing. I have some big changes and sacrifices coming up, but I am fully prepared (almost) for those changes. Forgive me if I lack here and there with posts. There is a light at the end of the tunnel and I am getting […]...
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