With the new year around the corner there are some big changes taking place with my videos, the podcast and how I operate my business as a whole. Ultimately what this means is I will produce more content on a regular basis and their will be more value for you. Episode Notes: http://freelancejumpstart.tv/big-changes
Whenever your goals change for your business it may be time for your website to change as well. Episode Notes: http://freelancejumpstart.tv/57
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- Sean’s About Page: https://seanwes.com/about/
- Smart Passive Income: http://smartpassiveincome.com
- Paul Jarvis: http://pjrvs.com
- Jason Zook: http://jasondoesstuff.com
Enter giveaway here: https://freelancejumpstart.com/giveaways/launch-scholarship/
In order to celebrate the upcoming launch of the Freelance Jumpstart Course I’m giving away 5 premium resources:
- Sketch App Software (1 Year License)
- Duet App (Client Management System)
- Freelance Jumpstart Course + Consultation
- Freelance Jumpstart Course
- Freelance Jumpstart Book
You could take everything in this giveaway and start transforming your business today.
This is what I’ve been up to lately. I’ve been spending time, writing, editing, and coding building a new online course for freelance creatives.
Tools mentioned in the video:
Freelance Jumpstart: http://freelancejumpstart.com
Google Docs: http://docs.google.com
Adobe Premiere Pro: http://www.adobe.com/products/premiere.html
Adobe Indesign: http://www.adobe.com/products/indesign.html
Record Video: Canon 70D
Edit Your Writing: http://grammarly.com
Video Transcription: http://rev.com
Video hosting: http://vimeo.com (At Least the Pro Account)
# WEEKLY VIDEO SHOW
This is Freelance Jumpstart TV, a weekly video show hosted by web designer and digital marketing consultant Nathan Allotey. If you are an entrepreneur, freelancer or creative looking to use digital marketing to grow your business then this show is for you.
Have a questions for the show? Ask your questions in the comments section below, on twitter or facebook with #freelancejumpstart
My website: http://nathanallotey.com
Since 2014 I have written these yearly reviews, and they've been helpful. The goal of the annual review is to help me time travel. The only way I'm going to remember my train of thought, my goals my successes and failures is to Read a blog post from my previous self.
I want to keep these reviews public so others can learn key takeaways from my year and also use them to implement in their own business. They say experience is the best teacher, but you can save massive amounts of time for reading someone else's story and learning to avoid their mistakes and failures.
My goals for 2016 were very ambitious, but I felt that I could reach them. Even though I did not reach all of my goals, I'm still Satisfied by how the year went because I have Clarity on what I'm going to do moving forward with my business.
You can read my 2015 yearly review but here were some of the goals that I had for 2016:
Relaunch of Business website, inPhocus Media
Create videos on a consistent basis
Complete the Freelance Jumpstart course
Launch Road to Launch Podcast
Episode Notes: http://freelancejumpstart.tv/55
There comes a time in everyone's business where they should take a step back and see if what they are doing is working. For me I've been working so much in my business, that now it's time for me to work on my business.
This has been a huge year of learning for me. I've gone to more conferences and online webinars than ever. Now it's time to apply what I'm learning. It's easy to critique other people's Website and make recommendations but what about my own? This year I have given advice to clients in when listening to myself speak I have realized I need to take my own advice.
About a year ago I took a chance on a conference. This conference was the seanwes Conference, and I was unsure of how things would go. Sean West is an online community for Creative entrepreneurs to build a sustainable business. I'm a part of this community, and I have received extreme value out of their online courses, podcast, and Live Events.
Another benefit to the community is the fact that they have an online chat system like no other. I made the commitment paid and invested over $1,000 and got ready to go to the conference.
Episode Notes: http://freelancejumpstart.tv/54
You don't have to know everything before you start teaching. You only need to know more then the audience who is listening to you. If you're willing just to share how you learn something and what you've discovered there's going to come someone who is a beginner and doesn't know anything and you are going to appeal to them.