Thinking of starting a career as a freelancer but not sure how to do it? Not all freelance journeys are the same. Meet Humayra Hassan, a freelance hair and makeup artist, who followed her passion to break free of the 9 to 5 grind.
Ever dreamt of travelling the world while pursuing a career you love? Meet Orion Zuyderhoff-Grey, an ambitious photographer who has carved out a freelance career that marries his love of travel with his creative passion.
The Freelancer Club evolves with the demands and requirements of its members. So, here is your chance to tell us what YOU would like from your Freelancer Club in 2021/22. We read every suggestion and collate the answers for review.
Instagram for freelancers - a topic that excites some freelancers and scares the living daylights out of others.
Looking to grow your freelance business with social media? Want to use it to promote your work, land new clients and add value to their projects?
Advice, as Baz Luhrmann puts it in his 1998 track "Everybody’s Free (to wear sunscreen)" is a form of nostalgia. Dispensing it is a way of fishing the past from the disposal, wiping it off, painting over the ugly parts and recycling it for more than it’s worth. But hold on a minute Baz! When distributed from those in the know, good advice can unlock doors in your mind to a better future.
As we all come to terms with yet another stint at home, freelancers are finding creative ways to stay proactive and productive online. Remote collaborations and virtual shoots have been gathering momentum for a few months with freelancers finding new ways to practice their craft and produce work for their portfolio. To get an insight into the process, we spoke with a couple of freelancers about their experience to see how it's done.
I was job hunting when the pandemic hit in March. I had recently finished a contract working as an account executive in an ad agency and was looking to secure my next contract. Perfect timing, right?