World traveling freelancer, Mr. Moataz Ahmed comes back on the show to drop some real world tactical advice on how to successfully live as a freelance artist. We get super micro and take a look at actionable steps you and I can take right now that will put us in a place to flourish as a freelancer.
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01:15 - Moataz Upcoming Book
03:48 The Trifecta (Client Work, Teaching, Products)
05:13 Simeon transitioning to freelance
06:10 Save money before stepping out
06:50 Where are the leaders of your industry? Talk to them.
07:16 Ask for agencies overflow work
09:20 Drive Uber
11:45 Remember people's names
12:19 Memory tip to learning names or foreign language words
14:00 Remember details about people, remember their children
15:08 Creative VS Sales formula
17:00 Invest into your personal brand (Instagram)
21:05 Instagram Stories
24:49 Simeon's current freelancing plan
29:00 Moataz's reaction and advice
32:00 Follow your passion
36:38 Don't sacrifice your health
49:30 How to learn a language
59:29 Final take aways - What are my goals, how can I achieve those goals and what are my daily actions?
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