image for post - FT 174: What Do Companies Look for in Freelancers with Nathan Allotey

FT 174: What Do Companies Look for in Freelancers with Nathan Allotey

Imagine sitting in front of a corporate board and pitching your skills for a project. Do you even know where to start? Luckily we have Nathan Allotey on this episode to speak to attracting and winning corporate clients. Nathan never calls himself just a freelancer. He is a web designer and digital marketing strategist. And his portfolio consists of corporate clients. He uses his presence online to help other freelancers win corporate clients through learning from his mistakes.

image for post - FT 172: What Is Your Client Contract Missing with Abbey Woodcock

FT 172: What Is Your Client Contract Missing with Abbey Woodcock

Abbey Woodcock is a copywriter and freelancer coach who has learned first-hand from her own business mistakes. In the beginning, Abbey focused more on her craft than her business, and it ended up costing her thousands of dollars. Abbey shares why project management, legal protection, and financial planning should be some of the most important aspects of running your own freelance business.

image for post - FT 168: How to Book $156K in Client Work from Upwork with Tom Casano

FT 168: How to Book $156K in Client Work from Upwork with Tom Casano

Tom Casano is an SEO consultant and founder of the Sure Oak consulting firm. He ramped up his business over the past 16 months by optimizing his availability on Upwork.com. On this episode, Tom discusses what cues you can look for when filtering through clients, and his proposal strategy might just change the way you look at job board sites! 

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 SaaS 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 081: Stop Dumpster Diving for Clients with Joshua Lisec

FT 081: Stop Dumpster Diving for Clients with Joshua Lisec

How do you get prospective clients to become interested in your services in the first place and choose to work with you, not just anyone? Joshua Lisec shares how to approach potential clients and cultivate desire for your services.