As creative service providers, success comes in the form of being able to pick and choose our projects. But first, you need a solid client base. I’ve put together a walk through the 5 client sources that have rewarded me over the years, and steps that you can take to grow your business right now.
One week back from deployment, I pursued an idea I had become obsessed with. Two months later, I had over 13,000 visitors, 1,000 users, and 500 subscribers. This case study describes the incredibly valuable lessons I learned in validating my first software idea over the summer of 2012.
Armed with only a blueprint and a vision, we took to crowdfunding. When Indiegogo gave us the green light, we had 60 days to raise $100k for our iPhone stun gun case. Not only did we reach our goal, we got mainstream media mentions and launched a promising business. Here’s how we did it.
Pretend you’ve never designed for mobile. What would you do if you had 30 days to deliver a mobile UX storyboard and UI mockup to P. Diddy? Here is the step-by-step workflow that saved my ass and grew my career.