The Freelancers' Show

by Charles Max wood · · ·

Weekly discussion by freelancers and professionals about running a business, finding clients, marketing, and lifestyle related to being a freelancer.

Panel: * Jeremy Green * Reuven Lerner * Erick Dietrich In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Jeremy, Erick, and Reuven discuss the topic, "When Your Clients are Wrong." The panel gives practical advice on how to work with different client/work situations that may not be ideal. They suggest to think about the situation logically, have a conversation with the client, and try to work out a win-win situation for both sides. In particular, we dive pretty deep on: 1:16 - Let's introduce this topic a little bit more softer than I did! 1:34 - After giving your clients some …

more...


Tags: management & marketing, training, education, careers, business

Older Episodes

**Panel:** * Jeremy Green * Reuven Lerner In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Jeremy and Reuven discuss "The Care and Feeding of an Email List."Both Reuven and Jeremy cover their experience and insights with building an email list, software for email marketing, running a campaign, lead magnets, evergreen content …
**Panel:** * Jeremy Green * Erick Dietrich * Reuven Lerner In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Jeremy, Reuven and Erick discuss "Choosing a Specialty." This episode covers the many different avenues of discovering your niche or specialty. Each Freelancer speaks about how they have become an expert in their …
**Panel:** * Jeremy Green * Erick Dietrich In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Jeremy and Erick discuss "Working with Recruiters." Both Erick and Jeremy describe their experience with how recruiters and agencies fit into the job search as a developer. This discussion brings light to the pros and cons …
**Panel:** * Reuven Lerner * Jonathan Stark In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, the panelist, Reuven and Jonathan discuss "The Essential Consultant Library," or the books you should read for consulting, marketing and business. Jonathan and Reuven share the exact books that helped them in the current area of …
**Panel:** * Jonathan Stark **Guest: Josiah Mory** In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Jonathan of the Freelancer's Show speaks with Josiah Mory about getting into your clients heads. Josiah talks about how his company, Kickinbahk Productions, engages with customers to increase sales with marketing strategies. This is a great …
**Panel:** * Jonathan Stark * Erik Dietrich In this episode of the Freelancers' Show, the panelists discuss dealing with inbound communications, what to do if you're getting too much and what to do if you're not getting enough. They talk about how difficult it is to manage inbound communication, especially …
FS 306: Vacations July 26, 2018
**Panel:** * Reuven Lerner * Jeremy Green In this episode of the Freelancers' Show, the panelists discuss vacations. They talk about the importance of taking time off for yourself, the fact that your business won't fall apart if you take a few days off, and the unhealthy cultural baggage that …
**Panel:** * Reuven Lerner * Jeremy Green * Erik Dietrich In this episode of the Freelancers' Show, the panelists discuss making a good impression with your clients. They talk about what you can do to make a good first impression, and a continuing impression, on your clients. They also touch …
**Panel:** * Jonathan Stark * Jeremy Green * Erik Dietrich In this episode of the Freelancers' Show, the panelists discuss writing better project proposals. Freelancers constantly present product proposals to clients in a way that clients cannot understand, making the client not want to use them again for their product …
**Panel:** **Reuven Lerner** In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Reuven talks about the "Genesis of a Course," or creating a new course. Reuven focuses on creating training material for businesses and companies. Reuven covers how to come up with new material or courses, demands for a new course, naming …
**Panel:** * Eric Dietrich * Jeremy Green * Reuven Lerner In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, the panelist discuss "Business Cards. The Freelancers talk about the uses of business cards in today's job market. This discussion covers the many different facets of how business cards could create networks and …
FS 301: Chaos Clients June 14, 2018
**Panel:** * Reuven Learner * Jeremy Green * Erik Dietrich * Jonathan Stark In this episode of the Freelancers' Show, the panelists discuss chaos clients. Chaos clients are long-time clients who are disorganized, reactive, and constantly wait for things to blow up before "pulling the fire alarm." These types of …
**Panel:** * Jonathan Stark * Jeremy Green * Eric Dietrich * Charles Maxwood * Rueven Lerner * Curtis In this episode, the Freelancer show celebrates its 300th episode. The Freelancer show answers Q&A with past and new members to the panel. Topics cover best practices as a freelancer, making the …
**Panel:** * Jeremy Green * Jonathan Stark * Reuven Lerner **Special Guest:** **Sherry Walling, Ph.D.** In this episode of the _Freelancer 's Show_, the panel discusses: "Beyond Burnout - How to Work Hard and Enjoy Life." Dr. Sherry Walling is a licensed clinical psychologist with extensive experience treating stress-related problems …
**Panel:** * Jonathan Stark * Jeremy Green In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, the panelist discuss "Charging Differently." Jonathan describes this as charging different clients differently for different reasons. Jeremy explains the separate reasons you would charge individual clients different rates, because of interacts, implications of the jobs, and …
**Panel:** * Reuven Lerner * [Erik Dietrich](https://twitter.com/daedtech?lang=en) * Jeremy Green In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, the panelist discuss "Responding to RFPs( Request for Proposal)." Each panelist describes their experience with consulting clients and companies and working out RFPs. Eric Dietrich of episode 296 gives great insight on ways …
**Panel:** * Reuven Lerner * Jonathan Stark * Jeremy Green In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, the panelist discuss "Negotiating with Clients." The panelist, Reuven, Jonathan, and Jeremy give strategies on how to accomplish a "win-win situation" when clients who are trying to bargain on price. Each panelist provides …
**Panel:** * Reuven Lerner * Jonathan Stark * Jeremy Green **Special Guest: Erik Dietrich** In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, the panelist and guest Eric Dietrich discuss "Future of Labor." Erik is a software developer, was an executive a software company, but turn to consulting for a number of …
**Panel:** * Jonathan Stark In this episode of the Freelancer's Show, Jonathan discusses "Flipping the Switch," on a solo podcast episode. Jonathan answers questions about shut down his old mobile site [jonathanstark.com](http://jonathanstark.com) and replaced the content with [ExpensiveProblem.com](http://ExpensiveProblem.com). Jonathan continues with important insights, in his journey, when you are considering …