Freelancing – Selling your work/expertise to a client.
- Know your customer/target market
- Know your skill set
- Know your deadlines.
- Know your budget
- Pay yourself at least the living wage
- Consider kill fees
Proactivity – Things to do to stay proactive, professional and motivated.
- Self marketing and promotion
- Online activity
- Pitching for jobs
- Visiting/communicating with other freelance creatives/share ideas
- Understanding current styling/trends
- Develop new skills
- Take part in events
- Develop successful case studies
- Continually update CV and creative portfolio
- Do more than what is required.