Join Petrula Vrontikis for an in-depth discussion in this video Temporary models of freelancing, part of Running a Design Business: Freelancing.
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The third and fourth categories are models of temporary freelancing.…You may be transitioning from one job to another and in the interim decide to…pick up some extra work to keep your income stream going.…Many designers use this time in between jobs to expand their portfolio or create…projects that show off new skills.…While you're looking for another full-time time job, be clear about your end goal…with those who hire you on a freelance basis.…Letting them know that you're seeking full-time work is a professional…courtesy and ensures that there are no assumptions made as to your long term availability.…
Agencies may be extremely helpful in opening up their network to you.…If they think you're a great candidate but can't hire you full-time, they can…often pass your name along to colleagues that might be hiring.…Many agencies hire workers as freelance to test them for available…full-time positions.…This is a great opportunity for both parties to make sure that it's a good fit.…It's often a win-win situation.…
- What is a freelancer?
- Tracking expenses
- Paying taxes
- Understanding business licenses
- Creating contracts and invoices
- Preparing, transferring, and storing files
- Tracking billing and payments
- Managing your work-life balance
Skill Level Beginner
Running a Design Business: Designer-Client Agreementswith Terry Lee Stone1h 10m Appropriate for all
Running a Design Business: Starting Smallwith Petrula Vrontikis1h 33m Appropriate for all
1. What Is a Freelancer?
3. Agreements and Contracts
4. Professional Practice
5. Organization and Getting Paid
Creating past-due notices2m 47s
6. Long-Term Success Strategies
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