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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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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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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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PREPPING FOR THE NEW YEAR

I love the holidays, but there is a tiny reminder in the back of my head that this year is ending, which means that a new one is beginning. What comes with the new year are new goals, new determinations, and reflections on the past year. And all of these things are great, but so […]...
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TIME MANAGEMENT

I tricked myself last night. I told myself that I was going to take a night off to watch a movie and sketch a bit. Sitting on the couch allowed the fog in my brain to clear for a short time. It was pretty nice. Work can get a little crazy sometimes, and if you’re […]...
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