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Freelancer Nation

Nov 29, 2018

Making the decision to leave a full-time job to freelance is intimidating—and it’s not the right choice for everyone. Why do some of us choose to freelance ever the stability of a full-time job? What are challenges we faced as we transition into a freelancing career? Most importantly, is the switch to freelancing worth it?

Join us for another episode of Freelance Creative Exchange where we ask Joline and Melvin how they found the courage to make the leap from their established careers to becoming their own bosses. They share what they have learnt in hindsight and how full timers can equip themselves to switch to a freelancing career successfully.

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Joline Lim is a passionate designer who specialises in Fashion Design by training, and self-taught in Graphic Design. Aside from design projects, she also strives in her quaint studio, managing her accessories brand, KLACE.


Melvin Sng joined HP as their employee in Asia Pacific to help launch their Partner Portal and eCommerce platform globally. He also won the CIO award during his time with HP. He has moved on to be a freelance digital strategist at Lean Brewery. He now manages, wireframes, prototypes and develops web and mobile applications for his clients.


- THE FREELANCE CREATIVE EXCHANGE SERIES - The Freelance Creative Exchange Series is our first ever podcast about freelancing by freelancers. Every 2 weeks, we catch up with professionals over coffee at the PIXEL Studio and share stories about freelancing or anything in and around the topic. Each episode is about 30-40 minutes long and available in both podcast and YouTube formats. Hosted by CreativesAtWork co-founders Fanny and Jayce, you will find candid conversations with the creative professionals about freelancing and the gig economy in Singapore & beyond.



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