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5 Ways To Make Money As A Freelancer

5 Ways To Make Money As A Freelancer

It's been a while since we've talked about freelance work, so long, that those who are new to the blog probably weren't aware that this was even something that I dabble in. Well, for those wondering, it is. In fact, the majority of my income over the past 2 years has come from photography.

I can say this statement confidently now, as I have a couple of clients that I work with a few times each month. To have this kind of consistency is amazing, but early on, it wasn't this simple. I legit had to grind! How did I get to this level? I constantly introduced myself to random people, I actively emailed those whom I wished to work with and I was never afraid to ask for the sell. When none of that worked I ventured into other avenues... And that's what I want to talk about today.

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Show Your Work

Show Your Work

Austin Kleon is one of my favorite authors, his books are not only easy to read but easy to comprehend. His most popular title is Steal Like An Artist, but my favorite is his follow-up, Show Your Work. The advice that was given in this book was so simple, yet inspiring and actionable. He teaches you to not only show your work but to actually connect with your audience. He goes into detail about how showing your work is important, but he also elaborates on why sharing it is even more effective... Yes, there's a difference.

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Create Before You Consume

Create Before You Consume

How many of you have a consistent routine pattern? If it's anything like man chances are you're starting your day off wrong. I wake up every morning and begin off the day with some type of caffeine (currently drinking Stok Cold Brew), then preparing breakfast and then I generally spend the rest of the morning on my computer.

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