4 Things Learned in 8 Months of Freelancing (FS119)
The story on todays episode is especially helpful for those of you who work directly with clients — freelancers, videographers, designers, copywriters, etc.
We have a special guest on the show today (especially special for those of you who listened to all the early episodes of The Fizzle Show) who’s recently created a videography business from the ground up, and on the show today we hear his story. Enjoy!
4 lessons learned
- Do free work. Tell them how much it would have cost, but do it for free.
- Don’t worry about what gear (i.e., camera, audio gear, design software, etc) you have. Use what you have.
- Study story telling. Find the stories you like and deconstruct them.
- Publish things. Put out what you make and iterate.
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Caleb’s Waldo Video!
Earn a living doing something you love.
Grow an audience and get paid for your work as an independent creator. Fizzle is where creators come to learn, share and make progress toward their online dreams.
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