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Freelance: Can I REALLY Make It?

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OUR Podcast...is about self-employment, working from home, freelancing....in art, photography, videography, cooking, baking, home remedies, clothing design, singing, song writing, music producing, etc.....and the successes, as well as struggles that come with it. We will talk lessons....never failures....strategies and tips on how to succeed in an ever changing automated tech world. Can I Really Make It.....the answer is YES! And I hope you come along for the ride to learn how. 10-20 minute Episodes Premiere every week, on Tuesday's at Noon! Please help me continue to bring you useful career-shaping podcasts with a donation! ANY amount is greatly appreciated, more than words can explain!: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative

OUR Podcast...is about self-employment, working from home, freelancing....in art, photography, videography, cooking, baking, home remedies, clothing design, singing, song writing, music producing, etc.....and the successes, as well as struggles that come with it. We will talk lessons....never failures....strategies and tips on how to succeed in an ever changing automated tech world. Can I Really Make It.....the answer is YES! And I hope you come along for the ride to learn how. 10-20 minute Episodes Premiere every week, on Tuesday's at Noon! Please help me continue to bring you useful career-shaping podcasts with a donation! ANY amount is greatly appreciated, more than words can explain!: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative

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United States

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OUR Podcast...is about self-employment, working from home, freelancing....in art, photography, videography, cooking, baking, home remedies, clothing design, singing, song writing, music producing, etc.....and the successes, as well as struggles that come with it. We will talk lessons....never failures....strategies and tips on how to succeed in an ever changing automated tech world. Can I Really Make It.....the answer is YES! And I hope you come along for the ride to learn how. 10-20 minute Episodes Premiere every week, on Tuesday's at Noon! Please help me continue to bring you useful career-shaping podcasts with a donation! ANY amount is greatly appreciated, more than words can explain!: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative

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English


Episodes

Episode 72: Consignment

7/12/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Working on Consignment...should you, or should you not? I RARELY do....but, what about YOU? Support the show

Duration:00:11:19

Episode 71: Passion

7/5/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Passion! Do you ever feel like you're losing your passion for your craft? If so, what do you do to keep, or get it back? In this episode, I talk about how I almost lost my passion for photography, and how I did lose my passion for car stereo 20+ years ago, and...

Duration:00:33:45

Episode 70: Embrace Your Competition

6/28/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Competition is not always a bad thing. Competition keeps you sharp...makes you step your game up to either maintain your position, best yourself or those who want to best you. Don't run from it. Don't let it destroy you. Embrace it, and let it make you the best...

Duration:00:16:23

Episode 69: Today's Prices

6/21/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Yesterday's Prices are Not Today's Prices...... That is such a crazy line to me. Why? Because there are soooo many people CONSTANTLY gunning for Your Position. Sticking to Your prices MIGHT work against you when someone equally talented, but cheaper comes...

Duration:00:13:59

Episode 68: Constructive Criticism...How Do You Take It?

6/14/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- How do you deal with Criticism? Can you handle it....or do you shy away from it? There are ways that I deal with it...listen in to hear how. Support the show

Duration:00:17:40

Episode 67: Dress for Success

6/7/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Dressing for Success. How do you do it...do you ALWAYS wear a business suit, or slacks etc when going for a gig interview, or do you dress according to where you're going to be working? Know what I mean? No? Then please, give this episode a listen ;-) Support...

Duration:00:10:54

Episode 66: You Should Do It Cheaper, Cuz It's Easy for You....

5/31/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Maaaaaan, y'all already KNOW how I feel about clients thinking because I make this look easy, I can do it for a quick $5 bux! Who does that!? Who spends YEARS perfecting a craft, just to do it for a couple of bucks....what a Nightmare! Support the show

Duration:00:31:47

Episode 65: What is your Creative Process?

5/24/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- What is your Creative Process? Do you like to dive right into work, or do you need to be isolated to get your mind right? Can you focus in chaos, or do you need peace and quiet? Support the show

Duration:00:16:59

Episode 64: Nothing like Great Clients...

5/17/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Last week, I talked about a nightmare potential client, but today, today was great....I worked with an Awesome Return client that I have been working with for years, and it feels so great, especially when coming off a bad experience prior. I often talk about...

Duration:00:22:37

Episode 63: Meetings with Clients in Person...I am NOT a fan...well, sometimes I'm not...

5/10/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I had a meeting with a potential client, and unfortunately, just like my past experiences, it didn't go well, just like I thought, but I went in with an open mind. I can't expect future in-person meetings to go like the one's before, but this is what...

Duration:00:24:25

Episode 62: I really DON't like change...

5/3/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please contact me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Have you ever worked REALLY hard at building something that is perfect to you? If so, why would you want to change that!? Change creates growth, but if you've worked hard to achieve something, I see NO REASON to change that, and I tell you why, in this...

Duration:00:32:36

Episode 61: What I HATE the Most about Freelancing...

4/26/2022
If you're looking to advertise your business on this podcast, please email me at: ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss. There aren't many things I do not like about freelancing, but this one thing.....ughhhh man...I am NOT a fan of, and I will tell you why! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:23:41

Episode 60: Working Really hard, but not getting the results you're after....

4/19/2022
If you wish to advertise your business on my podcast, please email me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com for details. Working REALLY hard, but not getting the results is very discouraging, but YOU MUSN'T QUIT!! I know it's cliche, and you hear it all the time, but you wouldn't hear it all the time from successful people, if it weren't true. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:24:24

Episode 59: Customer Service is LIFE!

4/12/2022
If you'd like to advertise your business on my podcast, please email me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com Customer Service is LIFE! Without customer service, you have no business, and your business is your life....so it is a critical part of your success and survival! Let's talk about why. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:21:49

Episode 58: How to Leave your 9-5

4/5/2022
This is the successful strategy that I have used, and I believe it can work for you just the same. And if you're interested in advertising your business on this podcast, please contact me at: ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss your ad, and rates. I appreciate your continued support. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:33:24

Re-Upload of EP: 22 Being the BEST does NOT Guarantee Success!

3/29/2022
Through my error, I accidentally deleted this week's episode right after recording it, and could not recover the file, so I invite you to listen to one of my more popular episodes until next week. My apologies, but I do appreciate your continued support. And if you'd like to advertise with me, please email me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com to discuss. Thank you! Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:36:01

Episode 57: Finding a Routine

3/22/2022
In Freelancing, it is extremely difficult for some to find a routine in this, because a lot of our work happens when it happens. I THINK I found a way...at least for me, which can help you too. I hope you'll enjoy! And if you're interested in advertising your business(es) on my podcast, please email me at ahmed@arobersonphoto,com so we can discuss, Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:14:44

Episode 56: DON'T QUIT!! It's as "Simple" as that...

3/15/2022
* There was a slight interruption in recording...my apologies for the sound briefly dropping out...but it was too deep into the episode to start over * And speaking of Starting Over....that is what this episode is about....a little. It's about Not Quitting...because if you DO quit, you WILL have to start over....can't just come back to where you left off...doesn't work that way...for me at least, but let's talk about it... Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/ahmcreative)

Duration:00:28:54

Episode 55: (Business Episode) Guest, Adam Rosen from "The Rise: with Skrizz & Adam" Podcast.

3/8/2022
Adam Rosen is an entrepreneur that loves to support business owners and share his rollercoaster startup journey to help those on a similar path. As a founder of a tech startup, Adam spent 5 years leading a college recruiting startup that was acquired in 2019 by a leading college marketing firm. On the side, he is a paid speaker and has coached hundreds of startup and small business owners. His primary focus is on helping startups get more sales appointments, hassle-free, through his...

Duration:00:31:12

Episode 54: Dealing with Angry Clients

3/1/2022
** I have New, LOWER rates for advertising on my podcast. Please email me at ahmed@arobersonphoto.com for info and rates. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Dealing with angry clients is NEVER fun, but it happens in our world....even in the conventional 9-5 world. How you deal with them can be critical to the success of your business, and your brand....your name. There is no one right way to deal with angry clients, but...

Duration:00:25:20