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!
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“4 Things Learned in 8 Months of Freelancing”
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.
Caleb’s Waldo Video!
The Top 10 Mistakes in Online Business
Every week we talk with entrepreneurs. We talk about what’s working and what isn’t. We talk about successes and failures. We spend time with complete newbies, seasoned veterans, and everything in between.
One topic that comes up over and over again with both groups is mistakes made in starting businesses. Newbies love to learn about mistakes so they can avoid them. Veterans love to talk about what they wish they had known when starting out.
These conversations have been fascinating, so we compiled a list of the 10 mistakes we hear most often into a nifty lil' guide. Get the 10 Most Common Mistakes in Starting an Online Business here »