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85 From $0 to $480K​: The Journey of a Solo Freelance Designer with Tim Noetzel

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In this episode of The Profitable Graphic Designer Podcast, I chat with Tim, a solo business owner who turned his design venture from zero to nearly half a million dollars per year in just a few years. Before Tim shares his tips and tricks, we start with an intro to his background and journey into freelancing. We talk about how Tim got his initial clients without a portfolio, exploring the strategies that kick started his success.

Then, we discuss niche selection, uncovering Tim's insights on finding a niche and standing out. The conversation turns to pricing challenges for designers, with Tim sharing his evolving pricing strategies. We also explore the role of marketing and personal branding, as Tim talks about the techniques that attracted clients and built his brand.

Scaling as a solo designer is tough, and we dive into Tim's journey in managing workload and quality. We talk about considerations around hiring or outsourcing and the importance of quality control. Tim shares wisdom on effective time management for handling multiple client projects.

As we look into Tim's entrepreneurial mind, we discuss diversifying income beyond client work, exploring online courses and products. Tim shares his future goals for his design business, offering insights into potential scaling and pivots. For budding designers, Tim wraps up with advice and a list of books, courses, and resources that shaped his approach to design and business. Tune in for a practical episode with real-world experiences and insights from a graphic design success story.

You will learn:

  • Strategies for getting clients in the early days with no portfolio or reputation.
  • Insights into niche selection and standing out.
  • Evolution of pricing strategies for designers starting out.
  • Marketing techniques and personal branding for attracting clients.
  • Tips on effective time management and maintaining quality as a solo designer.

Tim’s Bio:

Tim is a ux designer, web developer, and the founder of FreelanceGPS.com, where he coaches how to start and grow successful freelance businesses.

Resources:

$12k Client Attraction Masterclass: https://aventiveacademy.com/attract-clients-workshop/

The Wealthy Client Blueprint: ⁠https://aventiveacademy.com/wealthy-client/

12-Week Business Program for Designers: https://aventiveacademy.com/make-money

The Creative CEO Accelerator: https://aventiveacademy.com/accelerator

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/aventive-academy/message
  continue reading

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Sisällön tarjoaa Kady Sandel. Kady Sandel tai sen podcast-alustan kumppani lataa ja toimittaa kaiken podcast-sisällön, mukaan lukien jaksot, grafiikat ja podcast-kuvaukset. Jos uskot jonkun käyttävän tekijänoikeudella suojattua teostasi ilman lupaasi, voit seurata tässä https://fi.player.fm/legal kuvattua prosessia.

In this episode of The Profitable Graphic Designer Podcast, I chat with Tim, a solo business owner who turned his design venture from zero to nearly half a million dollars per year in just a few years. Before Tim shares his tips and tricks, we start with an intro to his background and journey into freelancing. We talk about how Tim got his initial clients without a portfolio, exploring the strategies that kick started his success.

Then, we discuss niche selection, uncovering Tim's insights on finding a niche and standing out. The conversation turns to pricing challenges for designers, with Tim sharing his evolving pricing strategies. We also explore the role of marketing and personal branding, as Tim talks about the techniques that attracted clients and built his brand.

Scaling as a solo designer is tough, and we dive into Tim's journey in managing workload and quality. We talk about considerations around hiring or outsourcing and the importance of quality control. Tim shares wisdom on effective time management for handling multiple client projects.

As we look into Tim's entrepreneurial mind, we discuss diversifying income beyond client work, exploring online courses and products. Tim shares his future goals for his design business, offering insights into potential scaling and pivots. For budding designers, Tim wraps up with advice and a list of books, courses, and resources that shaped his approach to design and business. Tune in for a practical episode with real-world experiences and insights from a graphic design success story.

You will learn:

  • Strategies for getting clients in the early days with no portfolio or reputation.
  • Insights into niche selection and standing out.
  • Evolution of pricing strategies for designers starting out.
  • Marketing techniques and personal branding for attracting clients.
  • Tips on effective time management and maintaining quality as a solo designer.

Tim’s Bio:

Tim is a ux designer, web developer, and the founder of FreelanceGPS.com, where he coaches how to start and grow successful freelance businesses.

Resources:

$12k Client Attraction Masterclass: https://aventiveacademy.com/attract-clients-workshop/

The Wealthy Client Blueprint: ⁠https://aventiveacademy.com/wealthy-client/

12-Week Business Program for Designers: https://aventiveacademy.com/make-money

The Creative CEO Accelerator: https://aventiveacademy.com/accelerator

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/aventive-academy/message
  continue reading

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