Superstar designers Amy and Jen Hood started fielding questions about freelance design practice. The process sparked an idea to write a book. Which in turn has created an unexpected and highly profitable source of passive income. Learn how as we chat with them at Adobe Max.
00:20 – What is your business model? How much of your business involves teaching freelancers now?
2:05 – How is your business structured?
2:30 – What’s it like to self-publish a book?
7:00 – How does your workshop business model work?
9:05 – What is it like to create a font?
14:00 – Tell us about your 2nd book
15:35 – How do you get bigger jobs for better pay?
17:15 – Is it difficult to create content or vlog alone?
19:25 – Any tips for public speaking?
22:00 – What is the hardest thing you’ve had to learn as a freelancer?
26:00 – Have you had a really difficult project issue that you’ve fixed? How do you deal with client friction?
28:50 – What shows are you watching now?
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