Freelancers’ Show

TFS 375: How to Build a Company from Scratch with Marc Summe

Guest, Marc Summe shares the ins and outs of building a company from the ground up, especially as it relates to SAS products. As developers, we are not always trained on how to do startups – so check out this very informative episode of The Freelancers Show.

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TFS 374: Overcoming the Corona Slump with Jim Huffman

Jim Huffman, Petra Manos, and Joel Schaubert discuss how they’ve handled downturns in business due to Coronavirus and how they’ve been able to turn them around. Jim’s company focuses on conversion rate optimization. Jim’s company was growing and hiring until Coronavirus hit in March. Petra discusses her similar experience with clients cutting costs. They discuss how they did the work to turn things around.

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TFS 373: Remote Work with William Gant

React Native Remote Conf Will Gant, author of Remote Work joins the panel to talk about working from home and working outside of the client’s office. He and the panel share their experience with working through the challenges, benefits, and methods of working remotely. Panelists Brad Large Petra Manos Joel Schaubert Charles Max Wood Guest…

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TFS 372: Getting started with YouTube with John Sonmez

React Native Remote Conf July 28th to 31th How to get started in YouTube for an absolute beginner. John lays out a path from picking a topic, to editing, to promoting your YouTube content.. Panelists Brad Large Petra Manos Joel Schaubert Charles Max Wood Guest John Sonmez Sponsors G2i | Enjoy the luxuries of freelancing…

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TFS 371: Content Marketing with Google Display Ads

Petra has been working to get blog traffic growth through the traditional social media and email marketing. She tried out promoting her blog posts with Google display ads and retargeting them to get them to come back. She outlines the details in a blog post and then walked the panel through her process. Panelists Brad…

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TFS 370: Staying Relevant on Social Media with Italina Kirknis

Italina Kirknis has been running a social media management company for the last 8 years. She talks to the panel about how to frame the conversation, how to be vulnerable, and how to increase your reach and stay relevant on social media. Panelists Brad Large Petra Manos Joel Schaubert Guest Italina Kirknis Sponsors Cloudways |…

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TFS 369: Marketing for Freelancers with Tess Ball

Tess Ball is an expert in marketing for small businesses. She walks the panel through doing content, social media, and other types of marketing and how to build relationships that will ultimately lead to business. Panelists Brad Large Charles Max Wood Joel Schaubert Guest Tess Ball Sponsors Study Web Development | Get 20% off "The…

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TFS 368: How to do Personalized & Relevant Ecommerce Marketing with Rytis Lauris

Rytis Lauris joins the panelists of The Freelancers Show to discuss the use of automation tools that can personalize your contact with visitors on your website. Panelists Brad Large Charles Max Wood Petra Manos Joel Schaubert Guest Rytis Lauris Sponsors G2i | Enjoy the luxuries of freelancing LessAccounting | An easy to use software plus…

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TFS 367: Bookkeeping and Finances with Paul Kogan

Paul Kogan from LessAccounting joins the Freelancers' Show panel this week to discuss bookkeeping and finances. They discuss bookkeeping, hiring a bookkeeper, what to look for in your finances, taxes, and much more… Panelists Brad Large Charles Max Wood Petra Manos Joel Schaubert Guest Paul Kogan Sponsors Cloudways | Use promo code "DEVCHAT" for 30%…

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TFS 366: How to Go Freelance when You’ve Been Laid Off with Scott Jones

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th – register now! Scott Jones is the author of The Free Agent Mindset. He talks us through building a list of your skills and building a brand to find clients if you've been laid off and decide to go freelance. We also go into other strategies behind…

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TFS 365: Making vs Marketing – Where is Your Freelance Time Spent?

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th – register now! The panelists discuss different business approaches for freelancing, and how moving from a model where most of your time is spent implementing for clients into a model where most of your time is spent marketing your business has pros and cons and unexpected challenges….

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TFS 364: Working From Home

JavaScript Remote Conf 2020 May 13th to 15th – register now! Petra, Joel, and Charles talk about how to get started with and succeed at working from home. All three are veterans of working from home and explain the things that will help you make it work and the things that will make it hard….

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