Posts Tagged ‘freelance’

Here’s a great infographic with all kinds of interesting factoids about freelancing. I’ve spent a lot of time in the freelance world and it definitely has its benefits and drawbacks – just like any job. It’s not for everyone, but it can be a really great way to make a living for those who go […]

2011/03 Mike Monteiro | F*ck You. Pay Me. from SanFrancisco/CreativeMornings on Vimeo. I’ve done a lot of freelance in my career and only once or twice have I come close to being stiffed. People end up paying me eventually. But after seeing this Creative Mornings talk by Mike Monteiro, co-founder of Mule Design Studios, I’m […]

With so many advertising people out of work these days, more than ever are having to turn to freelance to pay the bills. And for those who have never been self-employed before, the change can be quite jarring.¬†As someone who has spent a good portion of my career freelancing, I can tell you there’s a […]

As much as I hate to say it, the ad world today is beginning to look a lot like 2001, when it seemed like you couldn’t go two days without hearing about some friend or another being laid off. But I’ve said to a lot of people that even though the layoffs are nearly as […]