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How can you balance paid projects and personal work?

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Recorded 1 June 2014
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Alex Mathers, freelancer and Founder of Red Lemon Club, discusses one of the trickier elements of being a freelance creative.

“…you can’t really have one thing or the other, you need to make some sacrifices."

Alex explains how you can make sure you're able to work on projects you want to be doing as well as getting enough money in to put food on the table. 

Watch the full interview with Alex where he provides insights on the following.

  • Putting together a portfolio.
  • Pitching for new design work.
  • Perfecting your design skills.
  • Turning an internship into a full-time position.
  • Becoming a freelancer.
  • Landing an internship.
  • Advice for aspiring creatives.
  • Finding inspiration.

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