From Employee To Freelancer: How To Make The Leap

Welcome to our new show Career Lab that airs on Wednesday at 2pm EST. In this Professional Independence Project inspired episode, J.T. talks about how you can start making the transition from working for a company to working with a company. Employee to freelancer is a big jump but J.T. will show you how you can make that leap. The Professional Independence Project is a month long initiative that CAREEREALISM is hosting for the month of October. Learn more and sign up HERE.

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Weird Advice For Young Designers
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I recently worked on a pro bono project for a friend, and it reminded me of a time early in my career and how lucky I was then to get such great advice from the more seasoned pros around me. Advice that ultimately saved me from some major pitfalls. I made mistakes here and there over the course of nearly 20 years of projects, but with each hiccup came a lesson. Here are some takeaways from my lessons learned and all that sage advice.

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