Episode 240: My First Year as a Full-Time Pro – Keith Layne

Are you ready to make your photography business a full-time career, yet unsure of what challenges you may face?

In episode 240 of the Bokeh Podcast, Keith Layne shares how he prepared to turn hide side-hustle into his primary source of income. Listen in as he describes the concerns you’ll need to address before going full-time in order to set yourself up for success.

The Bokeh Podcast is brought to you by Photographer’s Edit: Custom Editing for the Wedding and Portrait Photographer. You can also subscribe to the Bokeh podcast on the Apple podcast app, follow on Spotify, add to your playlist on Stitcher, or listen on Overcast.

Show Notes

Technique for Time: Starts his day with meditation, but it’s a work in progress.

Book Recommendations:
Steve Harvey Jump – youtube.com/watch?v=kILVFRlUtT8
The E-Myth Revisited – bit.ly/bp-emyth
Storybrand by Donald Miller – bit.ly/bp-storybrand

Advice for Photographers: I’m working to create a lifestyle that my family can enjoy, but if I’m not there to enjoy it, what’s it worth?

Brand Position: I help clients celebrate life, while strengthening they love and deepening the bonds with their loved ones.

Concerns Addressed Before Making the Move to Full Time:
1. Family
2. Finances
3. Brand

Mentioned in this episode:
Shaun Austin
Montana Dennis
Chad Diblasio
Tim Hussey

Tim Hussey’s Episode: bit.ly/bp-86
Shaun’s Episodes: bit.ly/bp-shaun
Chad Diblasio’s Episode: bit.ly/bp-7
Kiss Books: kiss.us