The Freelancers' Show

Weekly discussion by freelancers and professionals about running a business, finding clients, marketing, and lifestyle related to being a freelancer.

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TFS 366: How to Go Freelance when You've Been Laid Off with Scott Jones


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Scott Jones is the author of The Free Agent Mindset. He talks us through building a list of your skills and building a brand to find clients if you've been laid off and decide to go freelance. We also go into other strategies behind building up your new freelance practice...


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 2020-05-12  50m
 
 

TFS 365: Making vs Marketing – Where is Your Freelance Time Spent?


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The panelists discuss different business approaches for freelancing, and how moving from a model where most of your time is spent implementing for clients into a model where most of your time is spent marketing your business has pros and cons and unexpected challenges...


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 2020-04-28  50m
 
 

TFS 364: Working From Home


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Petra, Joel, and Charles talk about how to get started with and succeed at working from home. All three are veterans of working from home and explain the things that will help you make it work and the things that will make it hard...


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 2020-04-28  n/a
 
 

TFS 363: What Do You Do in an Unexpected Downturn


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Petra starts us out talking about some of the clients she has that have needed to pause their work with her. The panel brainstorms on ideas that for dealing with unexpected slowdowns as Petra discusses her approaches to things showing down...


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 2020-04-21  43m
 
 

TFS 362: Healthcare Hacks with Scott Heiser


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Scott Heiser joins the panel to talk about healthcare hacks for freelancers. We start out joking about the COVID-19 quarantine situation. Healthcare and health insurance turns out to be a major headache for freelancers because it's usually tied to employment. ObamaCare got mentioned and discussed. Petra chimes in with the situation in Australia...


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 2020-04-14  50m
 
 

TFS 361: Moving in and out of Freelancing with Will Bunker


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This week's guest of The Freelancers' Show, Will Bunker has had a long career in programming and has moved several times between freelancing and full time work. We discuss how he finds clients, his strategy for getting referrals, and how he spots what the next 5-7 year wave of popular technology will be and how he prepares for it...


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 2020-04-07  53m
 
 

TFS 360: Time Tracking and Billing with Marc Summe


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Marc Summe and the freelancing panel discuss the ins and outs of tracking time and billing for your time. Time tracking seems deceptively simple, but it gets complicated when you actually try to do it. You also have to decide what you are tracking time for and billing for and how to get your timesheet transferred to an invoice. This episode will answers all your questions about how to track your time and get paid for it...


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 2020-03-31  1h3m
 
 

TFS 359: Don’t Do Hourly Billing with Mike Volkin


Mike Volkin joins the panel to discuss the pros and cons to hourly billing. The panel discusses their challenges with value based and fixed-price pricing and get recommendations from Mike and the rest of the panel...


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 2020-03-24  1h3m
 
 

TFS 358: Building Your Freelancing Pipeline with Podcasts


This episode Brad, Chuck and Brooks go over what it looks like getting a podcast started for lead gen. everything from positioning strategy to tactics and hosting this is a great overview on podcasting basics...


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 2020-03-17  1h8m
 
 

TFS 357: Pros and Cons of Hiring Remote Help for Freelancers with Petra Manos


Petra Manos joins the Freelancers' Show to talk about hiring and managing remote workers and subcontractors. Petra runs a consultancy that manages Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, and Google Ads. She hires and manages people to help manage the workload for her clients. Chuck has also hired VA's. The panel dives into the ins-and-outs of growing teams, hiring consultants, and working with people who don't necessarily start out with the skills you need...


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 2020-03-10  1h21m