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My First Year as a Freelancer

My First Year as a Freelancer

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Jeremy Watt and Julie Brown are a husband and wife team that became Shopify Experts in the Summer of 2014. Their design studio, UP LATER THAN YOU has worked with a handful of great companies, including Livestock, Lust Limited, Knixwear Au Lit Fine Linens, and Green Zebra Kitchen. Along with their studio, they are the co-founders of Province of Canada, a 100% made-in-Canada lifestyle brand. In this blog post, Jeremy and Julie share their experience of starting their own freelancing business, and offer some advice for anyone thinking of doing the same. 

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The Shopify Partner Business Philosophy: Community Over Competition

The Shopify Partner Business Philosophy: Community Over Competition

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When you first get into business, you’re taught to believe that any other company in your industry is competition. But does it have to be that way? Our Shopify Partners don't think so.

In this article, you'll learn:

  • How Shopify Partners are getting empowered by (and are empowering!) the partner ecosystem
  • The value that the partner ecosystem can provide
  • Three stories of Shopify Partners building cool things together

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What is Personal Branding? A Freelancer’s Guide

What is Personal Branding? A Freelancer’s Guide

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Branding isn’t just for your business: as an entrepreneur, building a personal brand for yourself is just as important. In our hyper-connected world, your brand is how you set yourself apart. It’s a way to start making connections, building relationships, and drawing in great clients.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • Why you need a personal brand.
  • How to build your personal brand and make it work for you.
  • How other entrepreneurs are using their personal brands to grow their businesses.

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A Day with Shopify 2017: Announcing Speakers and Sessions

A Day with Shopify 2017: Announcing Speakers and Sessions

A Day With Shopify 2017 speakers and sessions

Curious about who will be talking, teaching, and inspiring at this year’s A Day with Shopify?

Today, we’re pleased to announce the speakers for A Day with Shopify 2017, our series of one-day conferences aimed at helping you become a more successful Shopify Partner.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • Which speakers and topics will be presented at each A Day with Shopify tour stop.
  • About pre-event mixers, discounts, and how to register for office hours.
  • How members of underrepresented groups in tech can get free tickets.

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Freelancing 101: How to Market a Small Business

Freelancing 101: How to Market a Small Business

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As a freelancer or small agency, you need to balance many different tasks. One of the most important of these is marketing. And as a small business, there are some unique ways you can market yourself and grow your clientele.

In this article, you'll learn:

  • Ten actionable ways to start marketing successfully
  • How industry leaders look at small business marketing
  • How being a small business gives you an edge

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