Everything You Need to Become a Six Figure Full-Time Freelancer
The Freelance Effect is an online course designed to help you build and supercharge your career as a freelance motion artist. From landing lucrative work to expertly pricing your services, this course covers it all. Get actionable advice that will prepare you to confidently pursue freelancing as a full-time career. Choose to transform your life today.
About Your Instructor
Cameron Pierron (AKA Mr. Black) is an award-winning motion designer with nearly two decades of experience working with some of the biggest brand names in the world including American Express, Sony, Xbox, Heineken, and many more.
With 15 years of professional freelancing experience under his belt, Cameron knows what it takes to succeed as a freelance motion designer and is well-versed in the reality of the industry.
In the Freelance Effect, Cameron walks you through every single step of the freelancing process, sharing the strategies that have helped him become the successful professional he is today. With Cameron’s guidance and advice, you’ll learn what no studio will teach you- how to thrive on your own.
Join an elite group of motion artists who have transformed their lives and their careers through freelancing.
I'm officially going freelance...
“I'm officially going freelance October 1st because of this course. Definitely wanted to say thanks for sharing your knowledge and helping others in the industry!”
- BRENT HANSEN
I'm only on Week 3 of The Freelance Effect...
“I'm only on Week 3 of The Freelance Effect, but I wanted to reach out and thank you for helping me adjust my paradigms already. Hearing you say with great conviction that I should set my day rate at $500 allowed me the confidence to do just that, and the client I'm currently working with has made it work!
So this isn't just a little Wednesday message of thanks, but a note of heartfelt appreciation that you're teaching me how to be successful doing what I love, and on my terms. Thank you!!!”
- ROEY BUSSEAR
There are a lot of courses...
“There are a lot of courses where the instructor seems very knowledgeable and then there are courses where you know the instructor is actually living it. This course is the latter. That is why this course is so unique and worthwhile. Cameron is a living, breathing, SUCCESSFUL freelancer! His guidance and advice are invaluable.”
- CHRIS PESCATORE
Within the first month of starting...
“Within the first month of starting the Freelance Effect I felt confident enough to quit my full-time editing job to go full-time freelance. Cameron made this move seamless by providing me with personalized advice to my situation. This type of material you just can’t learn in a classroom.”
- DEXTER BREWER
I would recommend The Freelance Effect...
“I would recommend The Freelance Effect to anyone who's ever thought about going freelance. There's really valuable, high-level knowledge in every single session. Cameron drops serious knowledge on you throughout the course. Plus, you get to meet and connect with like-minded people. Think of this course as an investment!”
- PAUL GUEVARA
Explore the Curriculum
The course is broken down into 7 individual modules, each containing bite-sized videos.
Welcome to the The Freelance Effect
About Your Instructor
Outline and Objectives
Module 1 - Getting Started
Week 1 Training - Intro
Week 1 Training - The Reality of Freelance
Week 1 Training - The 4 Types of Freelancers
Week 1 Training - Deciding Who You Are
Week 1 - Assessment
Module 2 - Establishing Your Business
Week 2 Training - Intro
Week 2 Training - Creating General Terms of Business
Week 2 Training - Legally Establishing Your Business
Week 2 Training - Setting Up Your Business Finances
Week 2 Training - Business Contracts
Week 2 Training - Insurance & Benefits
Week 2 Training - Tools You Need
Week 2 Training - Downloads & Links
Module 3 - Becoming an Entrepreneur
Week 3 Training - Intro
Week 3 Training - The Entrepreneur's Mindset
Week 3 Training - Being In It For The Love of the Game
Week 3 Training - Being a Leader
Week 3 Training - Giving Back
Week 3 Training - The Value of Taking Risks
Week 3 Training - Failure Makes You Tougher
Week 3 Training - Progress Before Perfection
Week 3 Training - Being Proactive
Week 3 Training - When Other Don't Understand You
Week 3 Training - Be Creative AND Profitable
Week 3 Training - Create An Action Plan & Execute It
Week 3 Training - Success Rituals
Week 3 Training - Self Control
Week 3 Training - Energy and Time Management
Week 3 Training - Dealing With Distractions
Week 3 Training - Creating Your Environment
Week 3 Training - Inspiration and Recap
Week 3 Training - Downloads
Module 4 - Marketing Your Business
Week 4 Training - Intro
Week 4 Training - Branding Yourself & Your Business
Week 4 Training - Visual Branding
Week 4 Training - General Marketing
Week 4 Training - Online Marketing
Week 4 Training - Offline Marketing
Week 4 - Downloads
Module 5 - Pricing and Determining Your Worth
Week 5 Training - Intro
Week 5 Training - 3 Main Types of Work
Week 5 Training - Establishing Your Value
Week 5 Training - Project Types
Week 5 Training - Determining Your Rate
Week 5 Training - Rates: Hourly/Daily/Project
Week 5 Training - Creating Value
Week 5 Training - Improving Your Profitability In-House
Week 5 Training - Estimating Jobs
Week 5 Training - Evaluating The Scope of Work
Week 5 Training - Show Me The Money
Week 5 Training - Assessment & Download
Module 6 – Attracting & Retaining Clients
Week 6 Training - Intro
Week 6 Training - Identifying Your Ideal Client
Week 6 Training - Become a Match For Your Ideal Client
Week 6 Training - Keep Your Clients Coming Back For More
Week 6 Training - Managing Client Expectations
Week 6 Training - Deadlines
Week 6 Training - Communication Terms
Week 6 Training - Firing Clients
Week 6 Training - Double Bookings
Week 6 Training - Finding Clients
Week 6 Training - Building Relationships That Last
Week 6 Downloads
Module 7 - Get Hired With a Killer Reel
Week 7 Training - Intro
Week 7 Training - Showcase Your Best Work
Week 7 Training - Footage Selection
Week 7 Training - Music
Week 7 Training - Editing
Week 7 Training - Transitions
Week 7 Training - Logo Animations
Week 7 Training - Things To Avoid
Week 7 Training - Wrap Up
Week 7 Downloads
Linkedin Freelance Effect Certificate
Don’t Just Learn How to Freelance.
Learn How to Do It Like a Pro.
Do Creative Work That Fulfills You. Turn your talents in motion graphics art into a full-time, lucrative career. Learn everything you need to know before jumping in head first.
Get Expert Advice. Power up your portfolio with expert advice for pricing, marketing, finding work, and negotiation. Get exclusive access to all 7 modules with detailed video lessons.
Get Paid What You're Worth. Gain a better understanding of pricing your services and providing value to clients. Discover how to create an online portfolio that showcases your best work.
Feel More Secure. Learn how to land profitable work as a freelance motion artist, take control of your career, and increase revenue.
7 succinct modules
Made for motion artists
Pitch deck, resume, and invoice templates
All the legal contracts & documents you need to set up & run your business
Watch on phone, tablet, or desktop
Course material and downloads are yours to keep, forever.