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The Freelance Podclass

86 EpisodesProduced by Craig CanningsWebsite

The Freelance Podclass is not your ordinary podcast! It features a series of actionable lessons designed to help you solve the biggest challenges you are facing in launching and growing a profitable Freelance Business. Join the founder of Freelance University, Craig Cannings, and an amazing faculty … read more


The Future-Proof Your Business Class

How do you future-proof your business? Today I share a five-step strategy, the 5C Formula, that will set you up for success heading into next year. Understanding this strategy could have a transformative impact on your freelance success moving into the future!


Podcast Outline:

[0:32] Introduction to the 5C formula for future-proofing your business - how it could have a transformative impact on your freelance success moving into the future. Craig explains how four C’s equal the fifth C.

[2:04] First C is Clarity - how you need a clear road map or plan for what you’re going to do to build your business. Craig describes how Freelance University builds clarity through in-demand core learning pathways. 

[3:53] Second C is Currency - how it’s important you have up-to-date, current, cutting-edge skills that clients need right now. Craig stresses that since learning is part of your success journey, Freelance University provides courses that develop current skills that will lead to income.

[5:34] Third C is Confidence - how it can make or break an entrepreneur. Craig shares how skills breed confidence that will help you in your business.

[7:28] Fourth C is Community - how it takes a village to raise a great entrepreneur or freelancer. Craig describes how community is the key to building a great business and how Freelance University is all about connecting with instructors, peers, and mentors to gain support.

[9:03] Fifth C is Clients - how the first four C’s help you land more clients and opportunities. 

[10:21] How the Five C’s make up the heart of why Freelance University exists 

[11:16] How to learn more about registering for Freelance University’s final intake of 2021


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