Posts tagged with Spec Work

Five types of prospective clients to avoid like the plague

Recently, I wrote about several things clients say that drive freelancers nuts. Some of these things are annoying, but can be addressed.

There are, however, certain types of prospective clients that freelancers should avoid at all costs.


Death to spec work and unpaid internships

I was chatting with a friend who lives in the United States recently. He's a freelance web developer and we were discussing the state of the market.

An interesting topic came up: the number of companies seeking services on a spec work and unpaid internship basis.