Last week I gave a webinar through UCI on transitioning from teaching to instructional design.
Everyone manages their time a little differently, but I’ve been asked several times what a typical day or week looks like. I’m an independent consultant, so my schedule is different from people who work full time for a single company. I work from home and have a pretty flexible schedule. It’s hard to say what a single day is, but here’s my basic weekly pattern.
Richard Watson has published three ebooks on the practicalities of freelancing in the elearning field. All three combine Richard’s personal stories about his freelancing journey with practical tips for creating and running a freelance business.
These 6 tips will help you be more productive when working remotely.
Here are some principles and examples for adapting resumes from teaching to instructional design.
These are the tools I use to run my business and work with clients. I’m a one-person business, so I need tools that let me manage the business side of things efficiently.
While some recruiters and others assume consulting is a “backup plan,” this is my preferred way of working.
I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging
I don’t do very much to actively seek out clients; most of my clients find me. Here are my recommendations for becoming visible to clients.
Last month, I earned my badge for Instructional Design: Goal- or Problem-Based Scenarios [ID(GPS+)] from