Best Videos on Freelancing
Pros and Cons
Freelancing advice to help you get paid on time! Lesson one in this three-video series deals with setting up a rock solid payment schedule.
In this free short video course you’ll get advice and learn best practices for setting up a payment schedule, invoicing, receiving money, and communicating with your clients so that you’ll be much more likely to get paid on time, as you deserve!
In this video, lesson two, we’ll talk about sending professional invoices and receiving money from clients. You need to make this process as easy as possible for your client so that there are no barriers to them paying you, and no excuses!
In this video, lesson three, we’ll talk about client communication. Guess what? If a client enjoys working with you, they’re much more likely to pay you on time. Watch for tips on how to purposefully and professionally over-communicate with clients.
Project Management Tools
Are you looking for a project management tool for your freelance business? Today, we’re going through the 5 most popular options for small teams and individuals. We talk about their different approaches to project management and how they fit into specific workflows and business types.
Types of freelancers
Here are 12 Easy Freelance Jobs you can do from home with little or no experience. And Fiverr is the perfect website, to start your freelance career today!
In this video I’ll cover 12 Easy Freelance Jobs for Beginners that you can use to springboard your career as a freelancer.
by Making Money
How to become a freelancer
Proper planning can help make your chance of being a successful freelance filmmaker, creator, photographer etc., much better. In this week’s episode of my Freelance Filmmaking Podcast, I share some practical, big picture, steps you can take to launch a successful freelance career. We talk about whether freelancing is right for you: the pros and cons of a freelance lifestyle, how to price your work, how to prepare financially for the transition into a freelance career, how to research whether a market for your freelance skills can support a full-time career and so much more.
How to hire a freelancer
Would you like to get into freelancing and become your own boss, but you’re not exactly sure how to get clients? In this video, Peter Lu, Dan Lok’s Director of Copy, is sharing the number one trick for getting new clients as a freelancer (even if you’re just getting started!)
by Dan Lok
There is more that goes into figuring out a fair hourly rate than just adding up a couple numbers. As a freelancer there are other expenses you have to include. In this animation we go though the steps I used to calculate my hourly rate.
by Brad Colbow
On December 20th, I said goodbye to my desk job, took a short break from work over Christmas and returned to my life as Chris the Freelancer on January 6th. This experience has inspired me to share with you guys what I think are the three major keys to succeeding as a freelancer.
Working online whilst traveling the world sounds like a dream job for many people. But what exactly is a digital nomad? Pete and Supi live as digital nomads.
In this video we’re sharing some of our best tips to make it easier to earn a living while you travel on the road in a camper van. We talk about how to stay focussed and comfortable, where we find wifi, co-working spaces, how we back up our files, how we protect ourselves when using unsecured public wifi networks, our gear, and a lot more.
In 2016, Denise and I spent our first year as digital nomads living in and around Thailand but in 2017, we visited 15 different countries across 5 continents, all while working remotely.
This video is the behind-the-scenes story of my most epic year yet.