Articles & Podcast Episodes

Freelancing in the Philippines DARK SIDE Exposed!

Freelancing in the Philippines: DARK SIDE EXPOSED (Part 1/2)

Freelancing has taken the Philippines by storm, but it’s not all sunshine and rainbows! In this eye-opening episode, Margaret, a seasoned freelance Digital Marketing Strategist, reveals the dark side of freelancing in the country.

Discover the truth about freelancing in the Philippines.

Don’t miss this essential guide to protecting yourself and thriving as a Filipino freelancer! ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ

S.p.y. method to get freelancing clients

The S.P.Y. METHOD to Get Freelancing Clients

In this episode of the Article and Design podcast, host Margaret Sulapas shares her top three tips for landing freelancing clients using the SPY method: Super clients, Painful problem, and Your solution.

Is Your Freelance Career At Risk? | The Impact of AI tools

As freelancers, we’re all aware of technology’s impact on our industries. But with the rise of AI tools, there’s a growing concern that machines will eventually replace human freelancers altogether.

In this episode of the Article and Design podcast, we explore the question on every freelancer’s mind: will AI tools steal our jobs? Is this the end for freelancers?

New episodes coming soon! (Watch till the end)

๐Ÿค— We know you missed us sooooo much! WE MISSED YOU TOO ;p So stay tuned for the new episodes of the Article and Design podcast, where you’ll learn from the best in the business and join a community of freelancers who share your passion and drive. == ๐Ÿ’™ If you want to create a … Read more

Whatever you do, don’t give up on YOU.

A&D YEAR-END MESSAGE AND HIGHLIGHTS OF 2022. Transcript: Dear Article and Design community, I’ll make my year-end message short but sweet. You already know my desire for our community and every one of you. It has always been the core mission of Article and Design. To put it simply, I wish you to live the … Read more

8 must have SOFT skills for every freelancer

Language used: English ๐Ÿ‘‹ Are you thinking of starting freelancing? As a freelancer, you need to have a unique skill set that sets you apart from the rest. This video will show you 8 must-have skills that every freelancer needs. Watch and learn how to be a successful freelancer. Tools mentioned: Notion = = … Read more

7 reasons why you shouldn’t start freelancing – KNOW THIS FIRST!

Language used: English Are you thinking of starting freelancing? Before you quit your day job, watch this video. I’ll share seven reasons why freelancing might not be your best decision. Book mentioned: PROFIT FIRST by Mike Michalowicz = ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™ NEW HERE? โ–ถ๏ธ PLEASE SUBSCRIBE TO NEVER MISS OUR VIDEOS: == ๐Ÿ’™ Read the transcripts … Read more

10 high-paying freelance jobs (in-demand skills you can start)

Language used: English                   ๐Ÿ’ธ Are you looking for a high-paying freelance job? Check out this video to see the top in-demand skills you can start today! Watch the video to learn more and start your new career path today! ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™ NEW HERE? โ–ถ๏ธ PLEASE SUBSCRIBE TO NEVER MISS OUR VIDEOS: == ๐Ÿ’™ Read the transcripts … Read more

How To Start Freelancing Even When Working Full-Time

Language used: English ๐Ÿค‘ You are a full-time employee who wants to start freelancing on the side. ๐Ÿค‘ You have a full-time job and donโ€™t know how to find clients, set up your freelance business or even get started with it. ๐Ÿค‘You want to work for yourself but are afraid of taking the leap. Listen … Read more

Make a Living From Your Hobby with John Michael “Kilo” Serrano

Language used: Tagalog-English ๐Ÿคฏ The world of freelancing is a vast, complicated one. But with the right skills and knowledge, you too can make your living from doing what you love, just like our guest in the upcoming episode of the Article and Design podcast! John Michael “Kilo” Costo Serrano is a graphic artist and … Read more

The Power of Storytelling as a Freelancer with Jules Rivera

Language used: Tagalog-English ๐Ÿ’ฌ Are you looking for a way to connect with your audience and make them care? Then you need to learn how to use the power of storytelling. In this episode of the Article and Design podcast, Jules and Margaret will share tips on writing stories people love and remember. Connect with … Read more

Minisode: Discover Your True Skills in 5 Easy Steps

๐Ÿ˜ฒ As a freelancer, it can be tough to know what your true skills are. You might be good at a lot of things, but is that what you’re supposed to be doing with your life? How can you find out for sure? In this episode, we’ll show you how to figure out what you’re … Read more

Minisode: How To Create Your Elevator Pitch as a Filipino Freelancer

== ๐Ÿ’™ If you want to create a predictable, profitable and sustainable freelancing business built AROUND your lifestyle, be an A&D PRO member. One subscription for EVERYTHING! Join here — Check out the previous episodes of the podcast ๐ŸŽงSpotify: ๐Ÿ“ŸYouTube Playlist: == ๐Ÿ’™ FOLLOW US ON OUR SOCIALS and NEVER MISS A … Read more

When You Are Losing Motivation with Jonathan de Joya

Language used: Tagalog-English ๐Ÿ˜ข When you are losing motivation with Jonathan de Joya If you’re feeling lost and uninspired, this podcast episode is for you. With our guest, professional life coach Jonathan de Joya, we’ll explore the following topics: ๐Ÿ‘‰๐ŸปThe science behind what saps our motivation and offers tangible steps to get back on track. … Read more

Your Work From Home Setup Work For You with Jen Obenza

Language used: Tagalog-English ๐Ÿ’ป Are you working from home and finding it a bit of a struggle? Many people are trying to find the best way to set up their homes for remote work, and it can be tough. But don’t worry, we’re here to help. In this episode, Jen Obenza and I will share … Read more

How To Deal With Feelings of Loneliness w/ Donna Faye and Ed Escueta

Language used: Tagalog-English In this episode, we discussed the following: Why do we feel lonely and isolated as a freelancer or WFH? 5 practical tips on dealing with feelings of isolation and loneliness when freelancing. What communities you should join as a freelancer We touched a bit about how to be consistent in your routines … Read more

Season 04 bloopers and Season 05 coming!

Hold your breath, a brand new season is dropping next week! It takes a village to produce a podcast, and it takes SUPERFREELANCERS and amazing GUESTS to create a brilliant episode. Have a lil sneak peek at how we recorded the Season 04 podcast remotely all the way from Australia to the Philippines!   Psssttt! SEASON … Read more

Minisode: Do this if you want to win in this freelance game forever (not a clickbait)

If there’s one thing you need to do as a freelancer to set you apart from other freelancers, it should be this one.   Find out what’s the one thing you need to be doing to keep on winning! == Check out the previous episodes of the podcast๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ ๐ŸŽงSpotify: ๐Ÿ“ŸYouTube Playlist: == Tools mentioned … Read more

Minisode: 4 Tips On How To Transition from your Day job to a Freelancer

๐Ÿ“ˆ I get this question a lot, “Margaret, may full-time job ako paano ako magiging freelancer? How can I make the transition?”   I will spill the beans in this episode and give you 4 tips on how you can transition. == Check out the previous episodes of the podcast๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ ๐ŸŽงSpotify: ๐Ÿ“ŸYouTube Playlist: == … Read more