The Ultimate Freelance Course
This six suite course bundle covers everything from finding clients to managing your creative business. It includes 6 courses, 40+ hours of videos, 174 lessons, 60+ downloadable templates, literally EVERYTHING you need to run your creative business profitably and enjoyably!
The Psychology of Graphic Design Pricing
When it comes to pricing their work, most designers are just pulling numbers out of thin air hoping to make a profit. This book changes that. No more guessing. Price your graphic design work with confidence. Win more bids. Make more money. I will show you how.
Burn Your Portfolio: Stuff they don’t teach you in design school, but should.
Why do some amazing designers struggle to accomplish great things and other mediocre designers find great success? Hard work? Being in the right place at the right time? Sheer blind luck? If you want to learn how to design, go to design school. If you want to learn how to work in design, read this book.
Biz Buds Podcast
Biz Buds is value-packed weekly discussion from successful creative entrepreneurs Mike Janda and Tom Ross. They share their journeys from struggling freelancers to both running multi 7-figure businesses, and the lessons picked up along the way.
Recent Articles for Creative Entrepreneurs
“I need some help coming up with my price list.” I’ve been asked this question several times over the past couple months. Every time I am asked, I cringe just…
I help creative entrepreneurs make more money with less stress.
I’m Michael Janda, an award-winning creative director, designer, and agency veteran. In 2002, I founded the creative agency Riser, which provided design and development services for clients that included Disney, Google, Warner Bros., Fox, NBC, ABC, National Geographic and many other high-profile brands. I sold my agency in 2015 and now I spend my time speaking, writing books, creating courses, and social media content to help creatives level-up. I am the author of “Burn Your Portfolio” and “The Psychology of Graphic Design Pricing.”