Why I quit freelancing as a UI/UX Designer — Do I regret it?

Here's why I quit freelancing to go back full-time as a Product UI/UX Designer and what I learned along the way. It has always been a dream of mine to be a full-time freelance UI/UX Designer, so why did I quit? Watch my video to find it out!

0:50 Being laid off work after 2+ years of employment
2:03 How I got into freelancing with no experience
2:31 My first freelance web design project
2:56 How I doubled up my hourly rate from £25 to £50
3:55 Burnout, imposter syndrome and why I went back full-time
6:45 The effects of the COVID19 pandemic
7:31 My tips for a successful freelance design career
8:31 What I want to do in my future (freelance vs full-time job)
10:44 My career plans for 2022


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My intro animation was created by the talented designer Neil — take a look at his website: https://worthingdesign.co.uk/
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