February 17, 2017 at 2:13PM, Edited February 17, 2:27PM

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Don't Let Bad Clients Get You Down

Hey guys.
I've been a freelance editor for about six years and recently have found it -exceptionally- hard to work on my own projects. But one cold, red-eyed, achy night whilst working at my desk, I stumbled upon a realization. A realization I now share with you.

https://youtu.be/12SI1UfDcr4

Anyone else with tips on how to break the post-bad-client-blues?

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This was a great video, man. Nice work.

February 19, 2017 at 8:16PM

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Rob Hardy
Founder of Filmmaker Freedom
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Thanks man.

February 21, 2017 at 9:18AM

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Ikem Smith
Editor
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Of course! Also, I'm planning on sharing it with a bunch more folks in my newsletter this week. Hopefully it drives a few more views for you :)

February 22, 2017 at 8:36AM

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Rob Hardy
Founder of Filmmaker Freedom
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Oh wicked. I've subscribed :). Also... is there anyway to get notifications on posts from NFS?

February 28, 2017 at 6:19AM

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Ikem Smith
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Sadly, I don't believe there is. Anyhow, thanks for subscribing!

February 28, 2017 at 6:47PM, Edited February 28, 6:47PM

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Rob Hardy
Founder of Filmmaker Freedom
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Loved it. Refreshing to hear someone talking so honestly!

February 20, 2017 at 7:18AM

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Liam Martin
DP, editor, part time director
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Thank you :)

February 21, 2017 at 4:55PM

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Ikem Smith
Editor
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Very salient, Ikem, many thanks. I really like people like you.

February 22, 2017 at 10:59AM

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Saied M.
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Loved it! Keep up the good work.

February 22, 2017 at 11:50AM, Edited February 22, 11:50AM

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David Summers
VFX Supervisor/Artist and Filmmaker
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Thanks man. Will do my best.

February 25, 2017 at 2:03PM

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Ikem Smith
Editor
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i've had similar problems with my executive producers haha

February 23, 2017 at 7:16AM

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Gorda Arriaz
Writer/DP/Director/Actor
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February 24, 2017 at 3:45PM

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Michael Militscher
Director / Commercial Producer
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I bet the toast making client in the comic is this guy:

https://vimeo.com/152218119

February 25, 2017 at 8:08AM

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Rob Hardy
Founder of Filmmaker Freedom
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This... Rivers of tears.

February 25, 2017 at 2:07PM

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Ikem Smith
Editor
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