Creative Matters #2: Freelancing

Creative Matters is a series by Created where we host frank conversations with creative pros on topics that just don’t enough airtime. Be sure to stick around for the whole ride to get the lowdown on what it’s really like to work in this exciting, daunting, crazy, ever-changing world that is the creative industry.

Episode #2: Freelancing

In this episode, we chat about working as a freelance motion designer with Jocie Juritz (animation director and motion designer), Steven Kelly (motion designer) and Craig Campbell (motion designer).

Tune in to find out how to start freelancing, establish a work-life balance when you’re your own boss, manage your finances and figure out your rates.

Useful links:

Tide – online banking app for small businesses

Crunch – accounting software for self-employed and small businesses

Quickbooks – accounting software for small businesses

The Freelance Manifesto: A Field Guide for the Modern Motion Designer – A guide on how to be a freelance motion designer both technically and professionally, with practical advice on how to set up your own business.

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