Running a Web Design Business: Defining Your Business Structure with Martha Garzon
Learn which business structure (sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, or LLC) is right for your web design business, and find out how it impacts licensing and permitting processes, taxes, and recordkeeping.
1h 33m • COURSE
Running a Web Design Business: Defining Success with Lauren Bacon
Learn how to define your success factors before you write your business plan, and build a design business that flourishes with your passion and purpose.
38m 34s • COURSE
Planning a Web Design Portfolio: Growing Your Freelance Business with Lauren Bacon
Learn how to plan a web portfolio that will attract fresh clients and move your business in the right direction.
1h 1m • COURSE
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Martha Garzon is a business owner, creative director, and digital media professor.
She has dedicated her life to contemporary design and helping students acquire the technical and creative skills and the work ethic they need to be successful designers and developers in the workplace. Martha studied visual arts at the National University of Colombia and digital arts at Stetson University. She has been teaching for the last nine years and is currently an adjunct professor at Stetson University, in the digital arts program. Learn more at m5designstudio.com
Lauren Bacon is a web designer, author, and coach.
A seasoned entrepreneur and business and leadership coach, Lauren wants to help you build a work life you seriously love. Her specialty is helping creative professionals, freelancers, and entrepreneurs carve out niches that pay the bills and feed their souls.
Lauren's writing on business, technology, and leadership has been featured at 99U, The Atlantic, Women 2.0, Quartz, The Huffington Post, and Fast Company, and her best-selling first book, The Boss of You: Everything a Woman Needs to Know to Start, Run, and Maintain Her Business, got props from both Bust Magazine and the Financial Post. Lauren's second book, Curious for a Living: How Asking Better Questions Makes You Indispensable, came out in November 2013.
She blogs at LaurenBacon.com and welcomes conversations on Twitter. Tweet her at @laurenbacon.