Featured Freelancer: Amour Setter
Which Role Do You Self-Identify With Best?
When did you start this Freelancing Journey?
Was there a trigger or inciting incident that made you make the leap into becoming a Freelancer?
I was bored of suburban life.
Describe a “week-in-the-life” of yourself as a Freelancer.
I work a lot, but since I’m location independent, I also get to travel a lot and experience different cultures around the world.
In one sentence, what do you identify as the main pain-point you are having as a Freelancer?
Trying to balance work and social life.
If you have an online Portfolio, or links to products or services that features your work (i.e. designs, articles, etc.), list them here!
Commercial I produced & directed (winner of Mofilm’s Superbowl competition, 2012) https://vimeo.com/42823966
Commercial I produced & directed for Fidelity Investments https://vimeo.com/42823968
What are three suggestions or pieces of advice for those who are considering ditching the traditional 9-to-5 lifestyle and stepping into the “freelancing” world?
- Have some savings to fall back on.
- Downscale and learn to live on less.
- Start shopping for experiences instead of things.