Over my 9+ years as a designer and strategist, I've learned a thing or two about what works and what definitely doesn't. 😉 And good news! I'm sharing my biggest lessons, takeaways, and resources with you to save you precious time and energy as you grow your design biz. Keep scrolling below to find my best freebies!
JOIN ME FOR A TOTALLY FUN, FREE TRAINING DESIGNED TO SHOW YOU HOW YOU CAN SCALE YOUR INCOME WITHOUT adding more to your plate.
SNAG YOUR SPOT BELOW!
watch the free training >
My one-stop-shop to manage client invoices, questionnaires, proposals, workflow and more. I even use the timeline function to keep my client projects on track! Use the link above to save 50% off your subscription!
My favorite website platform for beautifully responsive and truly customizable sites. No CSS or coding required which means my branding clients are able to take full ownership of their sites after we launch!
Protect your business with bulletproof contracts at an affordable price point from attorney for creatives Christina Scalera. I'm a huge fan of their bundle for graphic + web designers which you can snag here.
Schedule emails to send at specific times (and even on specific dates) to ensure you're always replying to emails during your office hours! You can also track sent emails in your inbox, ensuring that your clients will always receive that email with their logo proofs!
Get the most out of your email marketing! I love using Convertkit for both of my businesses, and I can't recommend it enough for creatives who are ready to take their email marketing to intentional new heights.
I use G Suite to manage just about everything between me and my team, as well as with my clients. From handling my emails in Gmail, to organizing client files in Google Drive, to sharing team content in Google Docs, this set of tools does it all!
Easily plan your social content, view images as part of your Instagram grid before posting, and simplify your life!
Evernote is my favorite way to take notes for both my business and my personal life. I love their desktop app and mobile app that enable me to stay connected on the go.
Create visual consistency for your brand (and your recent client projects!) with luxurious styled stock imagery that is second to none. This monthly stock photo membership is one I highly recommend!
Because finding the perfect colors to tell my clients' story well is top priority! I also have these fun Pantone cards that I use for styling and in-studio shoots.
To design my little heart out every day. You can always find me with my nose in Adobe Creative Suite, too!
I love my Blue Yeti Mic for podcast interviews, video calls, and recording course content. You can snag one for yourself here.
PowerSheets from the Cultivate What Matters Shop are my favorite way to set goals and accomplish them! These worksheets provide the perfect amount of accountability to propel you forward in your unique goals.
I'm a pen and paper gal at heart, and these adorable notebooks provide the perfect space for my thoughts, big ideas, and meeting notes.
I mean, is there any better fuel for a designer? Give me a cup of iced coffee with a little almond milk (or five) and I'm in business!
snag a page right out of my signature brand development approach to up-level your business and deliver unmatched results for your clients today!
tell me more >
catch up on the latest episodes>>
see what students are saying>>