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millo.co > terrified-hire-your-first-employee-5-comforting-words-advice

Terrified to hire your first employee? 5 comforting words of advice.

I remember my first time. Nerves. Confusion. Sheer palm-sweaty, nerve-racking, eye-twitching terror. All these manic thoughts running through my head. Constantly. Non stop. Every time I awoke in the m...

millo.co > 7-signs-youre-approaching-business-burnout-save-late

7 Signs you’re approaching business burnout & how to save yourself before it’s too late

So the honeymoon phase is over with your design business huh? Me too. I’ve been running my own business for more than five years and a few months ago, this truth really began to hit me hard: A job w...

millo.co > 5-more-ways-how-not-to-get-cheated-by-your-design-clients

5 More ways to not get cheated by your design clients

Here’s an idea: people – including clients – are generally not bad, bitter, or overall evil. It’s just the circumstance that sometimes result in us – the freelancers R...

millo.co > 6-reasons-why-you-shouldnt-fear-design-outsourcing

6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Fear Design Outsourcing

It seems I caused a little bit of a stir in my last post when I suggested you could potentially outsource some design tasks to cheaper labour in places like Manilla. I do love a hearty discussion so I...

millo.co > 5-pro-tips-for-working-with-clients-who-know-nothing-about-websites

5 Pro tips for working with clients who know NOTHING about websites

Every once in a while, we all come across a client who knows nothing about websites and has never even owned one. And although this introduces some unique challenges, we still want to help, right? How...

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How to Sell the Heck Out of Your Design Services… In the Coolest, Non-Sleaziest Way

I’m an artist first. I care about creating beautiful, functional things more than anything else. If I could just sit in a room all day and create and pay the bills – well, that’d be just fin...

millo.co > how-i-built-a-successful-freelance-business-from-literally-nothing

How I built a successful freelance business from literally nothing

With the new year approaching this is the perfect time to start something new. Something about a fresh start really motivates us to dig into the work we’ve been putting off and take on some new ...

millo.co > how-to-quote-a-project-youve-never-tried-before

How to quote a project you’ve never tried before

Deciding to tackle a project you’ve never done before takes guts. It’s exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. Can you do it? Is this going to be a total disaster? Are you going to a...

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97 Habits of insanely profitable freelancers

If you want to be insanely profitable doing what you love then you need to find a happy balance between art and commerce. Basically, you need a head for business and a mind for getting the work done. ...

millo.co > understanding-freelancing-insurance-do-you-need-it

Understanding freelancing insurance + do you need it?

The Freelancer’s Union recently announced the ability for members to purchase liability insurance. But as freelance designers, do we really need it? Truthfully, when I read the “hey, we’...