Freelancer Lifestyle

Start Your Career In the Freelance World
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (178 ratings)
11,128 students
Freelancer Lifestyle
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (178 ratings)
11,128 students
To help people starting freelance work understand issues they may face

Requirements

  • No special requirements neeed
Description

This course is an overview of what beginning freelancers or those considering entering the field may experience in this exciting career sector. The course is made of four sections with two lectures in each. Topics will include how to market yourself, workspace,  and how to be productive. Whatever freelance field you are in, this course can help you better understand the field.

Who this course is for:
  • Beginning freelancers
Course content
10 sections • 41 lectures • 2h 21m total length
  • Introductory Lecture
    01:37
  • Your Background
    05:40
  • Marketing
    05:15
  • Collaboration
    05:31
  • Lack of Security
    05:10
  • Deadlines
    03:33
  • Real Life
    04:50
  • Isolation
    03:22
  • Workspace
    05:28
  • More On Isolation
    02:21
  • Thick Skin
    02:06
  • Elance
    03:18
  • Odesk
    02:12
  • Notes on Elance and Odesk
    01:20
  • Craigslist
    01:20
  • Websites
    01:54
  • Why eBooks?
    01:45
  • Time vs Money
    01:58
  • Dip Your Toes In With Nonfiction
    02:04
  • Know Your Skills
    02:19
  • Know Your Market
    02:18
  • Getting Started
    02:09
  • Business and Competition
    02:38
  • Freelancing Costs
    02:52
  • Be Patient
    02:41
  • Getting Bids
    02:34
  • Branding Yourself
    02:38
  • Freelance Services
    02:22
  • Managing Orders
    01:54
  • Payment Options
    01:37
  • Marketing Tools
    02:25
  • Workspace
    02:21
  • Setting Rates
    02:30
  • Dealing With Clients
    02:23
  • Freelance Sites
    02:59
  • Avoid Burnout
    02:25
  • Find Balance
    01:57
  • Sample Proposal Of Service
    3 pages
  • Sample Agreement To Provide Services
    6 pages
  • Freelancer Lifestyle ebook
    28 pages
  • In Conclusion
    00:56

Instructor
Professional Career Coach
Matt Schmidt
  • 4.1 Instructor Rating
  • 262 Reviews
  • 22,699 Students
  • 6 Courses

Matt is a Certified Career Coach and Resume Writer with a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management. For twenty years he worked in employment and training programs helping hundreds of unemployed individuals reach their career goals. 

Matt offers courses in business and career development. His courses focus on areas like freelancing, job search, and career change. If you have any questions or would like to send a message, feel free contact him through the Udemy messaging system.