DESIGNER LILAH & HER HUSBAND EARN $100K/YEAR WORKING A COMBINED 35 HOURS/ WEEK.
Name: Lilah Higgins
How did you find your current career?
My parents allowed me to explore my talents and supported my art throughout childhood. Their openness to making a lifestyle, willingness to invest in training, and permission to decide on career that I loved contributed hugely to launching my own design business.
Can you list all the Ways You Earn Money:
I run a brand and design agency from home with my husband. We make money from brand packages, retainer clients, affiliate payouts, courses, local workshops, and collaborations.
If you’re comfortable sharing, what is your annual income?
$51K – $99K
Is it fairly typical to earn what you earn in your field?
How would you define yourself?
Freedom-Worker: I’m location independent. I can work from anywhere.
We run our own agency, so outsource the things that are not our strengths. This means I only work 25/hours per week and my husband works less than 10/week.
Do you have a college degree?
Do you feel you have good work/life balance?
Unusual ways people make money that didn’t exist a decade ago?
Affiliate marketing, being a brand ambassador.
If you could go back to your 13-year-old self and give one piece of advice, what would it be?
You can’t even fathom the income you’ll be able to bring in doing what you love, let alone the incredible reach and influence you will have over the people around you. Don’t ever doubt that you have something wonderful to offer the world.
If there was one course or one mentor or one book or YouTube video you could recommend to a young person who’s thinking about following in your footsteps, what would it be?
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