Managing your freelance business during the COVID-19 crisis—and any crisis for that matter—is vital. We need to learn from this and stay level headed, focused and innovative to help our clients and our own businesses. We also need to be empathetic and understanding. How can we continue to serve them? How can we help them with new and unique needs they may have now? How can you continue running your business? How should we react if they start cutting out our services? How should we react if they ask to delay projects? Continue reading “Managing Your Freelance Business During the COVID-19 Crisis”
Part of the Creative Briefs series of mini-episodes with quick design- and marketing-related tips, this episode is about reviewing print proofs. Here are 11 things to check in a proof from the printer to ensure your design will appear as you intended. Continue reading “Creative Brief: 11 Things to Check in a Print Proof”
Are you getting what you need—and want—from clients?
- Do clients send you the wrong types of files?
- Does it takes a long time for clients to sign your contracts?
- Do you find yourself resending logo or print files for the umpteenth time?
- Are you embarrassed because clients point out edits you missed?
- Do you make it easy for clients to say yes?
Learn how to improve your processes for a smoother, more enjoyable and efficient workflow for yourself and the client, so they keep coming back. Continue reading “Improve Your Processes and Your Client’s Experience”