Dave Gibson on Freelancing in the Age of COVID

Chase Anderson

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Dave Gibson, an industrial designer, freelancer, and faculty member at Wenzhou-Kean University shared his thoughts on the COVID crisis, his experience leaving China during the pandemic, and the future of freelance work.

Gibson shares his unique insights into the opportunities and challenges surrounding freelance work and working remotely, especially during the age of COVID-19, how the pandemic has affected his teaching load, as well as what designers can do to stay motivated and creative.

Watch his conversation on YouTube or listen on the Highlander Podcast.