Jess spent the first decade of her career in the corporate world. Branding, marketing and advertising for global businesses.
Now, she's a freelance illustrator, documenting her creative business journey on YouTube as 'Studio Jess' in Austin, Texas.
Hear how she finally made the move into following her passion whilst still drawing on her experience.
Bryce is the freelance writer behind the Clients From Hell blog and podcast... but how the devil did he get to where he is today?
He takes us through the isolation, the daily marketing habit of reaching out and how actually - maybe getting a job with an agency might have been a good idea.
Ran is a designer working amongst the start-up community of Tel Aviv. As part of that he also works on his own start-up and products.
For a year Ran's been documenting his freelance life with a daily YouTube vlog purely for the joy of creating. What really brings him work... is making friends. And a lot of lunches.
Paul shares his journey from agency life, to freelance life... to forming an agency... to losing it... to going solo as The Code Guy and becoming IPSE Freelancer of the Year.
And did we even reach the bit with the digital product yet? Grab a cup of tea (it's what he'd want) and enjoy!
Faye is a radio presenter turned freelance voiceover artist. Borrowing money to build her own studio, she's since built her reputation, her business and now her family too.
With that she's also created 'Freelance Mum' - part of which is networking events where it's okay to bring your kids.
An offer of a freelance project whilst Emelie was still at uni kicked off a 7 year journey. From managing Social to strategising and forming a 'networked agency'. From Stockholm, to Tokyo, to London.
Exploring the world, expanding her business. Learning to not always be 'so available' - there's more to life than work.
Paddy spent 10 years in agency life working his way towards the top... and then looked down at the view and decided to take a leap into being freelance. He'd grown too far from the actual creativity. He couldn't control what his day looked like. He wanted to grow a beard. A really big beard.
Through dedicated learning, taking action, blogging, networking and, well, working 6 days a week - Superlogoboy is soaring to success.
Hear how Amy went from being the person in town who knew about Facebook... to being a YouTuber, international speaker, video consultant and influencer.
When Gary Vaynerchuk is giving you a quote for the front of your book - you know you're doing something right.
Having started out as a freelance motion designer, Adrian realised all the things he didn't like about the industry and set out to create a studio of his own that would change that. Putting people and process at the heart of his team's creations.
From there he sought 'passive income', building digital products - Adrian thinks every freelancer should think about doing the same.
Katrin has used life as a freelancer to travel from her native Germany and is currently based in Sydney, Australia. Having founded her own Startups she now treats herself as the product, herself as the Startup.
Katrin shares her journey and lessons learned in her work as a UX Designer and Startup mentor.