Welcome to Series 4 of the Plutus Awards Podcast! The team is excited to present a new series of episodes, providing our listeners with the best actionable tips and personal success stories from superstars in our community and from the diverse experiences of many creators and entrepreneurs.
Overcome Challenges and Fears As a Full-Time Mission-Driven Freelancer
Freelancing can offer the flexibility and empowerment that we often do not find in a typical 9-to-5 job. If you have made the decision to take up freelancing, then you may wonder how to navigate the challenges of quitting your 9-to-5 and finding full-time freelance work.
In this episode, Bethany McCamish, the founder of Bethany Works, joins our host, Sarah Li Cain, to discuss how she began her journey as a freelancer while teaching full-time, how she then transitioned from freelance writing to owning a design business, and the different challenges she had to face in this period of major change.
- Bethany discusses what led her to freelance writing
- How Bethany set pricing that is sustainable and profitable for freelance writing
- Bethany discusses the process in selecting the right clients
- How Bethany cut the cord from freelance writing to focus on her design business
About Bethany McCamish
Bethany McCamish is a brand expert and the founder of Bethany Works®, a design studio providing psychology-backed visual solutions to purpose-driven businesses. She began her entrepreneurial journey by starting a freelance side hustle while teaching full-time. Within one year, she was able to quit her job and take her side hustle turned small business full-time. Bethany is also the founder and owner of His and Her FI Post, a financial independence blog where she talks about couple money and her journey to paying off student loan debt.