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TFS 366: How to Go Freelance when You've Been Laid Off with Scott Jones

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Scott Jones is the author of The Free Agent Mindset. He talks us through building a list of your skills and building a brand to find clients if you've been laid off and decide to go freelance. We also go into other strategies behind building up your new freelance practice.


  • Brad Large

  • Charles Max Wood

  • Petra Manos

  • Brooks Forsyth


  • Scott Jones



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Brooks Forsyth:

Petra Manos:

Brad Large:

  • Pray or meditate before and after work sessions. Try to put some mental space between your work and personal life.

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Scott Jones:

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