Most freelancers would rather work under the clients terms and overlook theirs. Well, that has been the way all along. I mean, even educational institutions teach people this – work ethnics, how to retain your job and climb up the corporate ladder e.t.c
When you repeatedly do something you become a master- and your chances of succeeding is high. It starts with first identifying a niche, then repeatedly bidding for projects that matches it. Everyday make sure you bid on 2-3 jobs that are related to your skills. Don’t worry that no one is responding to your bids so long as you have adhered to the terms of service in the Freelancing site you are working on.
If there is one great advise any seasoned Freelancer will ever give you- is that there is a pattern in the Freelancing business. There is the low season and there is the high season. Both seasons may occur 2-3 times a year based on the category of service you are offering. Low seasons is that month in the year where you record low sales while high season is the one that you record high sales.
SCAM DISCLAIMER: Most people think that ‘scam’ revolves around monetary transactions .. while this is true, in this day and age, scammers have gone high tech. The most devastating scammers now are ‘time’ scammers. The ones that wastes your time.
While I am writing this blog-post from the video producers perspective- the secret formula of video script writing I am going to reveal on this blog post is very practical to any newbie in video script writing business.
Anyone who has been collaborating with Freelancers online for longer than 2 years will tell you that the process is not as easy as it sounds. One may argue that they are good at tech, but it’s more than tech because you are dealing with human beings. And if you don’t play along with them well, you will find yourself always distressed.
In this blog post, I share with you 6 common challenges every client goes through before hiring.
Internet has completely changed the way people do business worldwide. In-fact, it has enabled people to transact business with anyone across the globe.This transformation has affected all businesses and videography/video production business is not an exception.
We are living in a age where everything online is customized according to a specific market. For instance-in an e-commerce site- there might be a high demand for one product in Africa and no demand at all in US.
As a result, some products may not display in some countries where demand is low. The website URL will be the same, but at the end of the URL, after the forward slash, it will indicate your country based on your IP.
Before you hire any freelancer, there are many things that you look at. Among them are; communication response speed, skills, budget e.t.c. This thus means that, the moment you make that decision- you know the kind of person you are hiring. So the question is, why address them rudely when you had done due diligence […]