Design Your Own Business: Episode 2

Design Your Own Business is a month­ly Internet tele­vi­sion show for free­lancers, the self-employed, and small busi­ness own­ers with a focus on, but not exclu­sive­ly for, design­ers and the cre­ative pro­fes­sions.

Watch the January 7th episode above or on YouTube.

Below: read the show notes, learn about the guests, and explore the links and apps dis­cussed dur­ing the show below.

Topics Discussed this Episode

This episode is enti­tled “How to Find Clients and Build Client Relationships That Last,” dur­ing which host Pariah Burke and guests dis­cuss…

  • Not-so-obvious ways to find new clients.
  • Making the most of the tried and true ways of find­ing new clients.
  • Attracting new clients so that they find you.
  • Keeping clients once you’ve got them.
  • Building long-term, prof­itable client-vendor rela­tion­ships.

Guests on this Episode

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Digital artist and pres­i­dent of the San Diego Photoshop User’s Group.

Sally Cox

Sally Cox

Specializes in eLearning, design and Adobe train­ing. Started kreat​able​.com in 2009.

April Greer

April Greer

Freelance graph­ic and web design­er with a rare com­bi­na­tion of cre­ative exper­tise and tech­ni­cal savvy sim­ply­ing data for the aver­age human.

Theresa Jackson

Theresa Jackson

Print graph­ics pro­fes­sion­al, design­er, Photoshop artist and instruc­tor.

pariahburke

Pariah Burke

Author, con­sul­tant, print & dig­i­tal pub­lish­ing expert, graph­ic design and design busi­ness advi­sor.

Links and Apps Mentioned this Episode

During the show the guests and Pariah dis­cussed the fol­low­ing links and apps:

Pariah Burke

Author, consultant, trainer, guru: Digital Publishing, ePub, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark. Empowering, Informing, Connecting Creative Professionals™