How To Get Started As a Freelancer

Before, I give you a few simple tips on getting started. I have to get my “Jesus” on and give you a parable to strengthen the context of my tips. My path to becoming a freelancer was rather unusual. Back in 2005 I was a fresh out of college, having graduated in 2004 and still without a job.

Knowing When to Pivot

When I graduated from SCAD (Savannah College of Art and Design) in 2004 I received a degree in, at what they use to call Computer Art. Yep, I’m dating myself. My focus was in visual effects and computer animation. If I had to be honest and grade myself in those two arenas, I would give myself a “C-” at best.