A wealth of excellent resources to assist and guide you when setting out solo.
The Creative Independent
On understanding your value and nurturing relationships from the amazing—but sadly now defunct—HAWRAF Studio.
Useful tips and tricks that will help you kick off the client process in the right way.
Check the legal percentage you can charge as interest for late payments in each European country.
A great article to inspire everyone to work on self learning, while growing from each project and experience.
This Google Sheet will calculate how much you'll need to earn an hour and day to meet your living expenses and desired profits after.
Once the work is done, payments can be the next hurdle as a freelancer. How to ensure you can afford to eat at the end of each project.
Article from one of the best platforms for design thoughts. This guide to PR is especially helpful.
Whether it’s an unanswered email or job application, being rejected is a tough pill to swallow. Here some greatest advice on bouncing back after more than one ‘no’.
Covers all the basics of what you should include in any contract you write for design services.
I couldn’t recommend this course more. Alec works your through the steps of pricing your work, including a massive injection of confidence around the hows and whys of your rates.
Looking at the history of design and unions and how freelancers can lead the way forward.
14 creatives share some professional firsts. Including how much they were paid.
A personalised rate calculator based on your desired income and the amount you’d like to work. A quick way to raise your expectations for yourself when it comes to setting prices.