Freelancing is a great way to earn money whilst studying as you can focus as much or as little as you want on it. Our virtual learning environment Flightpath is designed to help you work out what it is you have to offer and how to turn that into a successful freelance offering. Why not sign up?
There are currently four modules available:
- Realise Your Freelancing Potential
This module looks at the skills & values that you need to be successful; how to use your values to drive business; creating a personal action plan; working out a budget; learning to pitch with pecha kucha.
- The Creative Freelancer
This module looks at the difference between creation and innovation, provides techniques for thinking about new ideas; understanding your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats; intellectual property essentials and why businesses use freelancers.
- Your Freelance Offering
This module looks at customer demand, market segmentation and your brand positioning. It also looks at writing an offer statement, understanding consumer behaviour and how to price products.
- Your Personal Branding
This module looks at how to create a personal brand; understanding your brand assets; making a personal impact and overcoming common freelancing problems.