Top Tips for E-Learning Freelancers

E-Learning Challenge #61: Challenge | Recap

Flexible hours, autonomy, income control, and free parking are just some of the benefits e-learning freelancers enjoy. But like any other job field, building a successful e-learning business takes time and effort. 

Thankfully, there’s no shortage of freelance wisdom in the Articulate community.

Over the years, community members have shared hundreds of tips, insights, and best practices for freelance course designers. Below are some of the more popular discussions in the forums. 

E-Learning Portfolios

E-Learning Portfolios

Career Goals

Career Goals

Working with clients

Pricing and quoting projects

Pricing and quoting projects

Finding work and getting clients

Finding work and getting clients

Proposals, Contracts and Documentation

Proposals, Contracts and Documentation

Challenge of the week

This week your challenge is to design a poster around your favorite freelancing tip for course designers.

This week's challenge is similar to the instructional design tips challenge. 

Instructional Design Tips That Really Pop

The poster or infographic design makes it easy to share your freelance tips with the e-learning community. 

Feel free to share a single tip or a top 10 list of times. It’s up to you what you share so have fun with it!

Share your e-learning work

  • Comments: Use the comments section below to share a link to your published example and blog post.
  • Forums: Start  your own thread and share a link to your published example..
  • Personal blog:  If you have a blog, please consider writing about your challenges. We’ll link back to your posts so the great work you’re sharing gets even more exposure.
  • Twitter: If you share your demos on Twitter, try using #ELHChallenge so your tweeps can track your e-learning coolness.
  • Facebook: Share your work on our Facebook page by replying to this Facebook post with a link to your example.

Last week’s e-learning challenge:

Using Progress Meters in E-Learning

Using Progress Meters in E-Learning: Challenge | Recap

 

Wishing you a great week, E-Learning Heroes!

New to the e-learning challenges?

The weekly challenges are ongoing opportunities to learn, share, and build your e-learning portfolios. You can jump into any or all of the previous challenges anytime you want. I’ll update the recap posts to include your demos.

If you have a blog, please consider writing about your challenges. We’ll link back to your posts so the great work you’re sharing gets even more exposure.

If you share your demos on Twitter, try using #ELHChallenge so your tweeps can track your e-learning coolness.

 

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