You have seen other
successful graphic designers, and you’ve wondered how to:
- Consistently book $10k+ graphic design clients and grow your freelance business
- Get to six figures as a creative designer without working 24/7!
- Write proposals that get high-paying clients to hire you
- Create an amazing portfolio, website, and content strategy that sets you apart
- Stand out from the competition and become the go-to graphic designer in your field
- Set up the right pricing, contracts, and systems to make people buy from you
And now imagine if you could:
And now imaging if
Set up the foundation of your freelance business.
Your contracts, sales calls, proposals, pricing, invoices & portfolio can all feel streamlined and easy!
Get $15k+ Clients
Overcome imposter syndrome and get paid what you’re worth. Increase your income and create brands or websites for clients you adore!
“The lecture lengths are short enough to listen on drives or a lunch break -- perfect for the working graphic designer! This course helped me niche down my clientele, assisted my vision for the future of my business, and helped with my content marketing.”
The Profitable Designer Program is full of
the lessons and strategies I used to grow and
scale my design business.
The Profitable Designer Program is full of the lessons and strategies I used to grow and scale my design business.
Access all Aventive Academy lessons from the comfort of your home, the beach, or wherever you want!
You get access to 12 modules and 85 video lessons that you can play and pause whenever you want.
Get access to our exclusive community of brand, graphic, and web designers who are dedicated to reaching their goals!
Besides 12 modules and 85 video lessons, you also get 47 downloadable workbooks to implement our proven strategies into your business.
During the next 12 weeks, you will go through
these easy-to-follow 12 modules and video lessons
Durting the next 12-weeks
you will go through these
12 modules and video lessons
In between lessons, you will use the included workbook and bonus materials to implement these strategies into your business fast. Here’s what you will learn in each module:
Running a Creative Business: Mindset, Motivation, and Imposter Syndrome
- Overcome imposter syndrome so you can feel motivated and confident
- Set up your workspace and routines for business success
- Mindset: Feel less overwhelmed & anxious in your business
- Discover where your purpose, creative talents, and profits meet
Your Business & Brand Plan: Goals, Naming, and Positioning
- Make clients choose you over the competition (positioning)
- Use our easy templates to create an amazing business and brand plan
- Learn who exactly your ideal clients are and where you can find them!
- Decide if a personal brand or business brand is right for you
Proposals, Invoicing, Contracts, and Client Workflow
- Learn the workflow of how to work with clients (exactly when and what you need to send)
- Set up the bank accounts, licenses, and taxes for your graphic design business
- Craft irresistible proposals and invoices that your clients say yes to
- Establish your client contracts using our cheat sheets and software recommendations
Pricing Your Design Services
- Discover which pricing model is best for you and how to set it up
- Learn if you should charge per hour, per project, or do value-based pricing
- Set your pricing based on your financial goals and confidently share your design rates with clients
- Learn when and how to raise your prices with ease
Your Portfolio, Visual Identity, and Website
- Build a portfolio that stands on its own, attracts clients, and makes them want to hire YOU!
- Create the visual brand, colors, fonts, and logo for your design business
- Set up your website page-by-page to convert new traffic into paying clients
- Interpret your website analytics, search results, and more with our tech lesson
Strategies for Getting Design Clients
- Get visible on social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn (both organically and paid!)
- Stop chasing $12k clients and let them find you by improving your SEO
- Get referrals from networking events without feeling sleazy
- Best practices for speaking with, onboarding, and signing new clients
Business Growth: Expanding Your Team, Marketing, and Advertising
- Improve your branding, marketing, and advertising so you can attract better clients
- Turn your cold audience into warm (and hot!) leads
- Learn when and how to hire help for sustainable growth
- Set up lead generation systems that bring in potential clients while you sleep
Specializing: Finding Your Niche & Becoming an Expert
- Position yourself strategically so clients see you as high-end expert
- Find and test a profitable niche for your graphic design business
- Attract high-paying clients by using your niched visuals and content strategy
- Get the clients, industries, and projects YOU want to work with
Content Marketing for Designers
- Never run out of content ideas with our social media and blogging prompts
- Develop an incredible content strategy that attracts clients and uses the right keywords
- Advanced SEO: The 4 website tweaks that will help you rise above the competition
- Build your email list using opt-ins, sequences, and engaging content that leaves clients wanting more
Outreach and Direct Promotion: Networking, Social Media, and Paid Ads
- Use our proven networking event script to get more word-of-mouth referrals
- How, what, where – everything you need to know about finding graphic design clients on social media
- Grow your business even faster with cold emailing and paid Facebook and Instagram ads
Building Your Credibility & Trust
- Build trust with potential clients fast — even if they’re hearing about you for the first time
- Get & close clients faster because they already trust you
- Leverage local and online media opportunities to expand your reach
- Generate revenue (while building trust at the same time!) with passive income products like books, downloads, and courses
Making Sales & Growing Your Design Business
- Conduct sales calls like a pro – from structuring the call to handling objections to closing the deal
- Craft a pitch that makes clients genuinely excited to work with you
- Anxiety no more: feel comfortable and excited about selling your creative services
- Best practices for speaking with, onboarding, and signing new clients
IF YOU LAND JUST ONE SMALL PROJECT FROM TAKING THE PROGRAM…
YOU WILL ALREADY GET YOUR RETURN ON INVESTMENT!
IF YOU LAND JUST ONE SMALL PROJECT FROM TAKING THE PROGRAM… YOU WILL ALREADY GET YOUR RETURN ON INVESTMENT!
The modules are easy to fit into your schedule, and you get lifetime access to all the lessons and materials so you can revisit them any time.
Plus you can interact with likeminded brand, web and graphic designers in our exclusive student community for even more support!
Don’t forget to write off the program cost as your business education and pay less in taxes this year!
“Previously, I made around $3-4k per month, and through the course I increased my monthly income by an additional $2-3k monthly. I even ALMOST had a $10k month! The client paid two days later, so it wasn’t technically in one month, but it was still an amazing feeling.”
“Aventive Academy helps you set goals for your design business and gives you practical steps to become a full-time graphic designer. The advice was simple enough to start immediately and helped me plan out my business for the next 5 years.”
The Profitable Designer Program
Everything You Need
Attract dream clients and build a profitable design business with our 12-week business program!
One time payment $4,723
Professional Agency Email Templates
Exclusive Designer Community
Content & Social Media Planner
Fast-Forward Your Business Bundle (4 bonuses)
SEO & Profitable Blogging
Get Your Dream Client Blueprint
*Pay in full to receive these VIP BONUSES ($766 value)
Why Choose The Profitable
The Profitable Designer Program will show you exactly how to build a six-figure freelance design business! It will help you sign $15k+ clients and get you to the next level.
Rather than Googling everything and slowly inching towards your dreams of freedom, these courses will give you the motivation, knowledge, and tools you need to launch and scale your graphic design business – and make a profit from your work.
We have included everything you need to go from "I want to start a freelance business" to "Wow, I'm making good money and am already booked three months out!"
When you finish our courses, you will receive an exclusive Aventive Academy certification, diploma, and badge to put on your website!
Our certification indicates that you completed our business school and obtained expert knowledge in how to start and grow a freelance graphic design business. This certification will help you demonstrate your business skills to potential clients and gain a competitive advantage over other graphic designers.
You can list the certification on your website, About page, portfolio, CV, or resume to build professional credibility and increase your earning potential. We’re proud of our Aventive Academy graduates and look forward to celebrating your future success!
“Through the courses, I learned to niche my graphic design business down to build a more lucrative client-base. I also gained wonderful tools to create my service agreement, a unique business proposal, and a variety of pricing structures.”
“I connected a lot with the lesson that talks about expanding your team. Before, I never felt prepared to outsource or delegate any tasks. But once I went over the lesson, the idea of finding help while I focused on my clients made so much sense!”