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I’ve just left my agency to plunge into a career as a freelance designer. Any watchouts?


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Answered by Meeta Malhotra

Two big watchouts. The first, more prosaic one, is about money and business. Enjoy your new-found liberty but don’t forget that you are now responsible for fee negotiation, contracts, documentation and collection. Get a system in place for that. The second one is making sure you are challenged, stimulated and up-to-date. Find ways to get inputs on your work and keep your standards high. Good luck!

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