How to find clients on Facebook Groups


Finding clients on Facebook groups is a great strategy when you are trying to find paid work. The bread and butter of your online creative business is YOUR clients. How else would you be able to make a living if you don’t have paying clients? I get a ton of messages from my boss babes asking me where their potential clients are hiding. Where can the right clients be found?

A few pointers on how to find clients on Facebook groups

NOTE: This is applicable on whether you’re building your business from scratch or you have a business now but looking to find more clients using Facebook Groups.

Use the Facebook search field to find jobs related to the field that you are in

Here’s an example of a way in which you can find a client in a Facebook group. Notice how typing in just a few simple keywords such as, “Graphic Design Job” you see a list of other keywords.



Other keywords that you can use on your search for clients include, Freelance Jobs, Work from Home...

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5 secrets to overcoming entrepreneurial burnout

 
I never thought it would come down to this, but before going full throttle with my online business, I experienced the entrepreneurial burnout. I had A TON on my plate. I was working the 9-5 job and working on my side business as soon as I got home. Sometimes work would require me to stay longer hours and that meant that when I got home, I would spend less time on my side business because my eyes could not handle looking at a computer screen! In order for me to achieve results quickly, I was alienating myself from my friends and family. I was basically, a hermit. I hardly went out. I became so OBSESSED with learning how to build my own online biz. So I completely stopped communicating and taking care of myself because I was focusing all of my energy on my online biz. I did this thinking that it would provide faster success, but instead, I got BURNTOUT. I’m legit cringing right now from the thought of how I let this get to me. I should’ve known better. But you live...

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How to work on your business while having a full-time job



I know exactly where you are in this moment of your life, you have a full-time job that you don’t have the luxury of leaving right now, but you are trying to successfully run your business on the side. You dream of a day where you will be able to walk out of that 9-5 with confidence, owning your boss status, and you’ll never have to return! You’ll be able to say that you have created a career that makes you happy, pays your bills, and provides the independence you have been craving! Let’s be real though, you have to work your boss lady butt off to reach those dreams while making sure the rent is paid! I totally understand where you are coming from because I have walked in your shoes. I am here to tell you that you CAN do it! You just have to make the right choices for your life, choices that may or may not require sacrifices of your free time. Listen up ladies, nothing is impossible if you use your time wisely, and understand that you have the power inside of...

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Powerful morning routines to get your day started


If you aren’t already taking care of your morning routine, you should probably start. This is a special time of your day because it’s the beginning, it sets the stage for what events could unfold, how you act and think for the rest of your day. When you are trying to focus on working hard for your desired future, you need to learn how to take care of yourself so that you can be the best version of you. The best version of you will be able to make more progress, learn new techniques, and will succeed farther than expected! Ask yourself this question, “Do you feel like you make more progress with your business while you feel sluggish, rushed, or overwhelmed?” The answer is most likely a huge “NO”. Being a confident business owner means that you are the type of person who creates opportunities for yourself, and you take advantage of them. Every day is new and full of possibilities for you to become more successful. Therefore you need to wake up every...

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How to set-up your online creative business while traveling the world


So, you’ve decided that you want to be a digital nomad + entrepreneur - Congrats! I’m sure you’re now wondering: how exactly does one start their own online creative business while traveling the world? Starting an online business is probably harder than you think, but no worries! I’m here to guide you toward the path of success. With a bit of dedication, you’ll be on your way to securing design clients in no time.

Here are 6 things that you’ll need to do to get your brand new creative online business off the ground while traveling the world:

Come up with your business name

Coming up with your business name is the first thing you’ll need to do before setting up your business up legally. As far as names go, here are two easy ways that you can come up with a business name: 1. Use your name - Some creatives want to make things easy and use some variation of their name in their business name. Many creatives choose to add...

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5 ways to easily get clients to communicate their requirements



Do you get frustrated when you’re on a call or at a meeting with your client and they’re just not giving you the answers you need? You’re trying to understand your client's project goals and requirements so you can start creating design concepts, but with the unclear answers you’re getting, that seems like an absolutely impossible task. I’ve totally been there. There’s nothing more infuriating than sitting in on a call, taking notes, and realizing that they make no sense whatsoever when you re-read them after the meeting’s over. The requirements that you got from the call were confusing and vague, leaving you in the dark. Your client knows more about the project than you, so why are you working overtime in an attempt to read their mind? It’s your client’s job to effectively communicate to you their end goal and the requirements to meet that goal. You’re probably wondering: how do you prevent your client from giving you...

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