Freelensers

Freelensers

www.spreaker.com/show/freelensers
Two creatives document the process from being an employee to becoming independent in real time.


13 w/ Peter C. Hayward: Being Honest
May 30 • 66 min
We invited Peter C. Hayward to discuss Australia, his freelance life, podcasts, boardgames, erotica and how living with someone who’s suicidal and having a child is not that different after all. Peter gives us all an update of what his life looks like at…
12 w/ Michael Petrus: Key Questions
Mar 2 • 52 min
Michael Petrus is a Czech comics artist, illustrator, but also a podcaster, co-founder of profiKOMIKS and a start-up called Nanits Universe. He’s joining us in an episode, where we talk about understanding your clients, managing creatives, the importance…
11 w/ Juan Latapi: Working Remotely
Feb 8 • 48 min
In the opening episode of Season 2, we are joined by our first guest Juan Latapi, remote worker and travel enthusiast. Juan was born in Mexico, but grew up in the USA where he also started his career path. How did he manage to keep his position and…
Bonus: Trip to Finland
Nov 3, 2018 • 23 min
Tag along with Adel and Mike on their new adventure! Five days in Finland compressed into a bonus episode, where you will find out how expensive this nordic country is, whether Adel survives her first visit to sauna, and what is Mike’s overall impression…
10: Mostly the Time
Oct 30, 2018 • 37 min
Adel talks about her quarter life crisis and how she overcame it, Mike tells us all about his new tea, and together they share their new morning routine. To wrap up Season 1, Mike and Adel introduce new segment of the podcast and tell us more about…
09: Client First
Aug 4, 2018 • 47 min
Do you need a contract for every gig? Is it better to work for free or to work for a small amount of money? In today’s episode, Adel and Mike agree to disagree on various topics surrounding the most important part of every business: the client. Adel tries…
08: Job Dodgers
May 23, 2018 • 34 min
Adela gets a job she didn’t ask for while Mike has to wait for a position he tried hard to get. These two very different stories from the recruitment process will make your head spin. Show notes: • Adela’s crazy teaching schedule –…
07: Let’s Gear Up
May 4, 2018 • 41 min
Watch this episode on YouTube: https://youtu.be/50DipXoCF9Y This episode is all about equipment. Over the years both Adela and Mike accumulated a lot of tools that help them produce the content they produce. Let’s take a look at what’s in their bags. Show…
Bonus: Metro around the World
Apr 13, 2018 • 15 min
Read our metro-related blogpost: http://www.freelensers.fm/bonus-metro-around-the-world/ Call it subway, underground, metro or tube, you cannot put out Mike’s excitement for the topic. Adela calls it his weird obsession but who doesn’t love a good metro…
06: Big Travel Episode – The Hows
Mar 31, 2018 • 52 min
All you need to know about traveling from finding a ticket to escaping couchsurfing hosts, this episode has it all. Adel shares gems on luggage, jet lag, naps, airport hacks and Mike pops the question, why do we like tomato juice on an airplane so much?…
05: Big Travel Episode – The Whys
Feb 26, 2018 • 50 min
Besides talking about their preferences and feelings of the clickiness of the iPhone Home button, Adel and Mike open the topic of traveling, something that is very important to them. Adel shares her feelings of being stuck and Mike starts a…
04: New Year, New Website, New Job
Feb 3, 2018 • 28 min
In the first episode recorded in 2018, Adela talks about her new logo, website, and pricing, all connected to her rebranding. Mike tells us what his new job is and how he struggles with time management, and together they discuss Upwork and other freelance…
03: Only About Every Day
Jan 13, 2018 • 48 min
Mike is settling down while Adela sees herself back on the road. They both complain about their former jobs and share their requirements for future work. Before they land in the new year they also conclude the year 2017. Show notes: • Rocco Granata –…
02: Mike Figured It Out
Dec 26, 2017 • 45 min
Mike tells a secret, Adela talks about her competition and together they share their best freelance stories, and reveal what makes their client approach unique and different from others. Show notes: • Adela’s Best Friend’s Wedding –…
01: Can anybody do it?
Dec 17, 2017 • 43 min
In their first episode, Adela and Mike discuss how they started their creative business, what they hope their future will bring them and Mike comes up with 5 questions that will tell you if what you are doing is the right fit for you. Show notes: •…