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Creating a Niche for you Animation Biz - Part 1: Why You Need to Cut Your Service List Down

Creating a Niche for you Animation Biz - Part 1: Why You Need to Cut Your Service List Down

Posted Jan 7th, 2017 in Working with Clients, Freelance Tips

When I started freelancing 5 years ago, I pretty much did everything wrong the first few times around. Actually, things haven’t changed all that much when it comes to screwing up. I still make tons of mistakes and flip flop around when it comes to growing a studio business. But one thing I managed to learn well was the whole idea of “niching down” my services. Over and over again, I heard the same thing from successful creative freelancers. Specializing in one area is the best way to grow your

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Best Tools For Animation Project Organization

Best Tools For Animation Project Organization

Posted Nov 26th, 2016 in Process & Development, Working with Clients, Freelance Tips

A huge part of creating a successful animated video is project management. This involves building systems, schedules and regular communication with clients. The good news is there are many tools out there to help us stay organized and in touch. Over the years I’ve spent a lot of time (and money) trying out various apps, systems and tools. All in the effort to keep my project management in check. Below are my top picks - the tools that I’m currently using the most to keep my projects on track

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