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Freelance Road Trip Podcast is by a freelance designer for freelance creatives, and talks about everything they didn't teach you in design school but should have if you want to build an accelerate a creative business. The podcast is a companion to the Freelance Road Trip program for creativepreneurs, and drops every week on Thursday, sometimes on Friday, and occasionally on Saturday.

Sep 25, 2020

Freelancers, are you getting paid what you're worth? Are you  working with the right kinds of clients? Your pricing strategy attracts either low-value or high-value clients. This is the final in a 3-part series on pricing creative work. We compare tactics for negotiating with low value and high value clients,...

Sep 19, 2020

If you’re a freelance creative who's in it to make a living and especially if you're in it full time, and for the long-term, you must have a strategy for how you set your creative fees. Here are 5 hard truths about valuing your work, pricing and negotiating.

Sep 12, 2020

Pricing creative services is one of the most common conundrums freelancers experience. In this episode I share 5 popular approaches to setting your fees: by the hour, by the project, retainer, package, and value. Take the guesswork out of pricing by standardizing your approach. This the first of a series of...

Sep 5, 2020

When creatives put business first, they alleviate myriad problems typically experienced by freelancers. In this episode I share some of my story, what I learned, and how the way you think about your work and purpose directly impacts your ability to thrive, and why your creativity has a larger purpose than self-expression.

Aug 28, 2020

In this Q&A session, I respond to 4 freelancing conundrums about communicating with clients, enforcing business policies, working on site, and steps to launch a freelance business. I also share how what’s “under the hood” at Freelance Road Trip helps creativepreneurs become confident owners of their...