Presenting Yourself to a Client: In Person Pt. 1

Great advice for the freelance begginer.

Laura B Williams Designs


I was at a local coffee shop recently and noticed two people sitting at a table close to me. One was dressed in a t-shirt, baggy pants and looked like he needed to wash his hair. The other was well-dressed and professional looking. I couldn’t help but overhear the conversation. Turns out that the guy who looked like a hot mess was a graphic designer and the other guy was meeting him to discuss a logo he needed to have created. No really, the designer had shown up to a client meeting and looked like he had just crawled out of bed. I also think he may have been stoned.

This is the kind of representation that gives us professional freelancers a bad name. So I thought that I would give those that need it some tips on how to present yourself to a client in person.

  1. Let’s begin by…

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