Designers have different ways of invoicing clients for stock images used in their projects. Money doesn’t always mesh well with the creative process, but for each and every download, someone has to eventually shell out the dough. Here are a few thoughts on the pros and cons of flat rates, mark ups, research and design…Read More
Written by Guest Contributor, Jessica Furst. If you’re reading this post, then I’m guessing you’re a bit like me. You’re a designer. You’re dedicated to making your clients happy. And, you’re completely aware that businesses are like budgets: they come in all sizes. Here are some budget-friendly ideas to help keep you and your clients smiling.Read More
For new freelancers and veterans alike, juggling your income can be a challenge. While the benefits of working on your own are certainly appealing – flexibility, independence, and tax deductions, to name a few – managing your checkbook on an inconsistent income isn’t one of them. That’s not to say that it can’t be done. With a little foresight and some thoughtful budgeting, you can lead a steady, stable life on a freelance income.
These quick tips will help get you started:Read More