Freelancing for fun & profit: Leveraging your professional research skills

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Freelancing for fun & profit: Leveraging your professional research skills

Waiting for the perfect post-PhD job? Want to start paying off student debt quicker? Or just looking for a flexible career that suits your lifestyle? Whether it’s a side hustle or long-term commitment, freelancing lets you explore career options and how your PhD can be used across a range of sectors. It can also be a great way for PhD students to leverage their knowledge and skills to earn a living. In this workshop we’ll discover the basics of freelancing and at the end of the workshop you will:

  • Define your service and offering
  • Identify your ideal customer and their pain points
  • Understand the basic steps for establishing a freelancing business