Picking Your Own Projects and Path with Michelle Dickens

Faces of Freelance Austin is a monthly feature to get to know one of our many members just a little bit better. For this month’s installment, we check in with Freelance Austin committee member Michelle Dickens. Want to nominate a member to be interviewed for this feature? Let us know! Name: Michelle Dickens Business name: Behave Strategic Consulting Email: michelle@behavestrategicconsulting.com…

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Should You Call Yourself a Freelancer?

The word “freelance” is largely defined by what it’s not. A person who does freelance work doesn’t commit to one company or organization full time in exchange for a salary and benefits. Instead, freelancers work with a hodgepodge of different clients, providing services as needed on a temporary or part-time basis. Over one-third of workers in the United States have…

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Learning to Be Your Own Boss: An Interview with Margaret Nicklas

Faces of Freelance Austin is a monthly feature to get to know one of our many members just a little bit better. For this month’s installment, we check in with Freelance Austin committee member Margaret Nicklas. Want to nominate a member to be interviewed for this feature? Let us know! Name: Margaret Nicklas Email: Margaret.Nicklas@gmail.com No. of years freelancing: About…

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Making Connections and Looking the Part: An Interview with Clarisa Ramirez

Faces of Freelance Austin is a monthly feature to get to know one of our many members just a little bit better. For this month’s installment, we check in with Clarisa Ramirez. Want to nominate a member to be interviewed for this feature? Let us know! Name: Clarisa Ramirez Business name: Small Coffee Email: clarisa.lucia@gmail.com Website: http://small-coffee.com/ No. of years freelancing:…

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Forging Personal Relationships in a Digital World: An Interview with Haley Schultheis

Faces of Freelance Austin is a monthly feature to get to know one of our many members just a little bit better. For this month’s installment, we check in with Haley Schultheis. Want to nominate a member to be interviewed for this feature? Let us know! Name: Haley Schultheis Business name: The Studio Digital Email: Haley@thestudiodigital.com Website: http://www.thestudiodigital.com/ No. of years…

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Buying a House as a Freelancer

If you live in Austin, you’ve probably noticed a trend in the past few years. Any time you’re talking with other Austinites, conversations increasingly find their way to one or both of two common subjects: Austin’s traffic Austin’s real estate market The two subjects have the same cause – the city’s rapid growth – but only one of them stands…

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