Design Recharge

Coming up on The Design Recharge Show

Rapid Recharge is a monthly segment (sometimes twice a month) and is where I share helpful tips for running your own business, sharing creativity exercises, plus much more. These are short segments that last anywhere from 20 min to 30 min. I also leave time at the end to answer questions from the audience.


More scheduling to come, thanks to the best assistant EVER Ashleigh Barkley for all the awesomeness she does in prepping the schedule and getting our guests lined up.


Adam Grason // The Freelancer Life Exposed

Episode 283. Airs Wednesday, April 24 at 2:30pm ET / 11:30am PT.

Are you Self-Taught? Aren’t we all in some areas?
Do you think you might spend too much time on Social Media, or creating posts for Social Media?
Are you a freelancer? Have you been one for over 10 years?
Is your goal to be a freelancer and want to know how Adam Grason has been able to do it for so long?
Do you have multiple streams of income? Do you know how to get started in building multiple streams?
Do your career goals line up with your passions and beliefs?
Is it important for you to do life / work on your terms?
Do you have multiple regular or retainer clients? Or are all your eggs in one basket?
Is it important for you to have time for your family but struggle to break away from work, or really take time off during holidays and vacations?
Well this week’s guest has some wisdom to share on these subjects

This week I am excited to have Adam Grason on the show. Adam is a designer, illustrator, full-time freelancer, and entrepreneur. He is self-taught and a quick-learner. He started designing and illustrating in high school and hasn’t stopped. Which is part of the life of a full-time freelancer. He has not had the smoothest road, but he hasn’t let the road win, he has continued on his journey through poverty and depression. Tune in to hear his story of hope.

I hope you will join me for this Rapid Recharge episode of Design Recharge LIVE on Wednesday, January 16 at 2:30pm ET / 11:30am PT.

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