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Archive for April, 2016

04/25/16

Why You Should Set Aside Time for Yourself

Why It's  Important to Set Aside Time for Yourself

It’s so important to set aside time for yourself and make sure that you don’t spend all your time working – and here’s why! 01 Set aside time for yourself to keep yourself energized In order to work hard you have to have energy! If you’re constantly going full-speed with your work, you will burn out very quickly. You’ll not only lose the energy to work, but will lose the energy for your personal life….

04/18/16

What You Should Charge for Freelance Design

What You Should Charge for Freelance Design

One of the biggest questions I had when I was starting out as a freelance designer was what to charge. It’s important to know how much your work is worth, how much you should be paid for your time, and when to adjust your pricing. Here’s how to know what to charge for your own design work! 01 Know Your Own Value While you should always stay positive about your work and not beat yourself…

04/11/16

How to Spread the Word About Your Business

How to Spread the Word About Your Business

You’ve started your business and are excited that you’re ready to offer your services/products to the world – but how do you let people know you’re there to help them? Business promotion and marketing are the very important ways in which you spread the word about your business. Here are some key ways to get that process started for yourself! (Or jump-start your current process!) Spread the word through giving This is so important that…

04/04/16

Why You Should Define Your Ideal Client

Why You Should Define Your Ideal Client

Everyone knows that you as a business should have a target market. Here’s why I believe that you should go farther than that and define one ideal client. 01 What is an ideal client? Before we can talk about how important it is to define an ideal client, we have to establish what an ideal client actually is! I define it as the person that you would consider the most enjoyable client to work with,…