Freelance Like a Pro on Upwork: Efficiently Find Work Online
What you'll learn
- Students will learn how to create an eye-catching Upwork profile
- Students will learn how to draft memorable proposals that get results and land work
- Students will learn how to manage projects and effectively communicate with their Upwork clients
- Students will have access to dozens of PDF pages highlighting real-life proposals and communication threads that landed real work!
This course is for anyone that wants to start finding work online as a freelancer - and especially for people that want to work on the Upwork platform.
Led by Jennah and Derrick Mitchell, who have taught over 100,000 students on Udemy and have over 6100 5-star reviews, this course will walk you through the entire freelancing on Upwork process, including:
Best practices when setting up your profile on Upwork to stand out from the competition
How to add portfolio samples to your profile, and what way is most effective
How to automate your top job searches to save you hours and keep your schedule full of work
How to quickly weed out projects that are not a good fit for you
Jennah's top secrets to save time creating job-winning proposals
The best methods to keep your clients happy and coming back for more
This course also gives you access to DOZENS of PDF pages containing actual proposals and client communication threads used by our agency to land tens of thousands of dollars' worth of work on Upwork over the years.
You won't have to start from scratch!
Instead, you can put our years of experience instantly to work for your own freelancing career!
Join the course today, and then head on over to Facebook and join our private Facebook Group, too!
Who this course is for:
- This course is great for beginning freelancers as well as for seasoned pros that are new to the Upwork platform
As a writer, senior-level project manager, and business marketing ideator, I have helped clients like Lego and Johnson & Johnson come up with winning ideas for their social media and digital marketing campaigns, and have worked as a writer for individuals and businesses all over the world. I have also written for several lifestyle magazines and hold a degree in Secondary Education and English.
I love teaching students how to improve their productivity, speak confidently, interview wisely, manage clients successfully, and so much more.
Derrick is a lifelong learner with a passion for making bland things beautiful.
He has spent his entire career in the creative arts and marketing sector. He had the opportunity to work with brands such as MTV, Nintendo, and Netflix while employed as an intern for Seven 2 Interactive, which definitely set the trajectory for his design career. in 2008, he and his wife opened a small graphic design and marketing agency in Montana - they spent the next decade creating websites, logos, and more for clients all over the world.
Derrick has been the creative director for major international brands and recently made a career pivot to include online teaching. He loves helping students realize their full potential while turning their interests and passions into strong skillsets and careers. From hand-illustrating logos to creating websites for global brands, Derrick knows what it takes to succeed as a graphic designer, a freelancer, and a business owner.
He is passionate about helping others find success doing what they love and he currently teaches over 130,000 students online on several different platforms. From Photoshop to Illustrator to InDesign - if it revolves around graphic design, Derrick is excited about teaching it to others.
Derrick lives in Montana with his wife, his four daughters, his son, and the family's two dogs. When he has a free moment, he enjoys paddleboarding, mountain biking, and snowboarding. In his spare time, he also enjoys making GoPro videos with his kids and finding ways to continue to evolve his craft as a designer and artist.