Productivity for Web Designers

Grow Your Web Design Business – Finding That Precious Energy and Focus

It’s really tough sometimes to find that simplicity. That energy that moves you forward. That fun motivation and clear thinking that makes your business outlook great. That makes important tasks (ones that you may resist) easier to do. Makes you more courageous and “in the business flow” so to speak. Here’s something I do often to help me cruise things along in business – towards earning more, spending less time, and having more fun.

Three Keys to Making More Time in Your Web Design Business – Good Morning from the South Island of NZ

Three Keys to Making More Time in Your Web Design Business – Good Morning from the South Island of NZ

I’m currently traveling the South Island of New Zealand, visiting a few friends and seeing more of the world. In the pic, I’m at Franz Josef Glacier – a big ice formation. You can see it from afar as I’m doing or take a helicopter on up. I’m reflecting on how it’s possible to earn a good income and have the flexibility of time to do fun things in life:  traveling, raising a family, learning a new musical instrument – whatever floats your boat. Here are a few key things, as a web designer, that I found vital to making this…

Success Short Story on Getting Web Design Clients

I just dropped into NYC from the Long Island Rail Road. I’m to meet a friend for the day.  A walk in central park. Later, a party with international friends. A day trip to a hip apartment in the village. Sunny day. Today is a complete day off.  I haven’t posted in months, bad blogger, sorry gang. Reason is that I’m just overloaded with client work (as overloaded as I want to be that is) and I’m guilty of wanting to do more than I’ve time for. Rambling … ok back on track.  I wanted to share a success story…

Paleo Eating to Boost Energy

This blog article is indirectly vital to your web design business. One of my rules of success in freelance web designing is taking care of you – because your business IS you!  Ever notice how there are times when you have lots of energy and times when you don’t? Ever wonder if you could figure out what’s causing higher energy and how you can create more of it? Welcome to my mind. The never-satisfied, ever-wondering beast that helps me discover great things but often stresses me out double. ;D Midway through 2012 I’ve been tampering with my diet, detoxing, liquids,…

Three Things That Made the Biggest Success in My Biz

Last night I was thinking (yes it was Monday night, think night 😉 ) and looking back, what were the top three things that have done the most for me in my business to date, what would they be? 1. Narrowing my services so that I get better clients easierAt first, I did this simply to get paying work – gotta eat. Then I found it could lead to happier work – hey I can enjoy this more. Then, to free up time – hey getting clients isn’t a lot of work anymore, whew! It was one of the hardest…

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