Beginner's Guide to Freelance
4.7 (7 ratings)
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Beginner's Guide to Freelance

How to Start and Grow and Successful Freelance Business
4.7 (7 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
38 students enrolled
Created by John Morris
Last updated 10/2019
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Freelancing isn't for everyone. Is it right for you?
  • How to pick a freelance niche
  • How to pick a freelance platform
  • How to build an online audience of potential freelance clients
  • How to sell your freelance services
  • How to deliver your freelance services like a pro
  • How to get new client referrals
Requirements
  • A computer and an internet connection
Description

What will you learn in this class?

  • Everything I’ve learned from 10+ years of freelancing to help you get started and grow.

  • How to figure out what services you can offer

  • How to make money AND do what you love

  • How to find people who are WILLING to hire you

  • How to sell your services without having to become some sales genius or slime ball

  • How to build your freelance business as a sustainable business you can sell or hand to your kids and grandkids

  • And, ultimately, be YOUR OWN boss and control YOUR OWN destiny.

Who is the instructor?

The course is taught by me, John Morris. I've been a freelance web developer for over 14 years. I have 11 other courses here on SkillShare. I've taught thousands of students. I have a YouTube channel of nearly 60,000 subscribers and growing.

I, also am an Army veteran that trained solders deploying overseas. Teaching is what I love to do and my goal is to help you become a highly skilled, well-respected and well-paid freelancer. I believe this class help you put together concepts and teach you skills that will help you do all that faster.

So, if you're ready to get rolling, enroll in the course and I will see you on the inside.

REVIEWS FROM OTHER PLATFORMS

"this class was a major game changer.. helped me to really think about and streamline the business i want to build .. i will definitely be taking more courses from him" -- Eva Nickson

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"The bonus section on Scope - The cure for fear of failure has the most impact on how i view freelance web developer. I too have the fear on whether i should embark on this endeavor as a side business whilst maintaining my full time job. John has expertly and through his experiences shared his most honest view and i'm thoroughly convinced that i too can be successful as a freelance web developer by taking the necessary steps in his course." -- K.L. Lai

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"This is one of the best tutorials I have ever seen on freelancing from any tutor. I will highly recommend this course among my peers and others as well." -- Mehandi Islam

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"If you're a beginner freelancer this course is a must!" -- Marko Savicevic

Who this course is for:
  • Aspiring freelancers deciding if freelancing is right for them
  • New freelancers looking for a roadmap to get started
Course content
Expand all 14 lectures 03:28:58
+ Freelance Fundamentals
7 lectures 01:44:40
Pick Your Niche
13:49
Pick Your Freelance Platform
13:50
Build an Online Audience of Potential Clients
21:22
Deliver Like a Pro
16:51
Get Referrals
08:32
Conclusion
05:24
+ Advanced Lessons
6 lectures 01:37:01
Contracts and Getting Paid
13:03
How to Raise Your Prices
14:59
Boring Sales Tactics That Work
14:00
My Best-Performing Services Sales Page
24:24
The 5 Elements of a Persuasive Freelance Profile
24:38