image for post - FT 154: The Huge Advantages of Productized Consulting with Jane Portman

FT 154: The Huge Advantages of Productized Consulting with Jane Portman

Jane Portman, founder of UI Breakfast, is an amazing UI/UX consultant who loves helping entrepreneurs perfect their SAS systems online and on mobile. She’s also an ace at productizing her skills. Productized consulting is a way to simplify your services and your rates in order to better serve your clients by offering them in neat, pre-priced packages.

image for post - FT 148: 5 Ways to Boost Your Freelance Income in 2018 with Matt Inglot

FT 148: 5 Ways to Boost Your Freelance Income in 2018 with Matt Inglot

Happy New Year! Welcome to a special New Year's episode where we will discuss 5 things that you can do to boost your freelancing income in 2018. The suggested five changes were inspired by past interviews conducted on this podcast, as well as a few of Matt's own mistakes and triumphs. These are things that have consistently been seen to create a significant impact on the businesses of the guests on this podcast, the students of Freelance Start and, of course, of Matt himself.

image for post - FT 147: When the Worst-Case Scenario Actually Happens with Jason Swett

FT 147: When the Worst-Case Scenario Actually Happens with Jason Swett

2018 is right around the corner! Are there any big life changes coming your way? Could this be the year when you actually quit (or lose) your job and start your own freelancing business? Jason Swett, a programmer and app developer, survived the worst-case scenario during his very first year as a freelancer. He has some entertaining stories, followed by some great advice on how you might be able to survive your own “firsts” as a full-time freelancer.

image for post - FT 146: Use Consulting to Fund a Product with Austin Felton

FT 146: Use Consulting to Fund a Product with Austin Felton

Austin Felton is a unique freelancer who used his consulting business to fund his product business. He’s the creator of Entrecloud, a WordPress hosting software, and this product was inspired by his first consulting clients. While consulting influential entrepreneurs, Austin had the opportunity to ask clients directly what they were looking for and he tapped into a niche market that he could deliver to.

image for post - FT 145: Target Your Ideal Clients Through LinkedIn Ads with AJ Wilcox

FT 145: Target Your Ideal Clients Through LinkedIn Ads with AJ Wilcox

Have you ever wondered about the effectiveness of the ad campaigns feature on LinkedIn? Have you wondered if it would be useful in attracting your ideal clients? In this episode, the mystery will be revealed by AJ Wilcox, an expert in that particular area of the well-known professional network. AJ’s company B2Linked, is an agency that specializes exclusively in helping B2B businesses to find customers with LinkedIn ads.