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Who doesn't love a freebie.

Here you'll find some of our best goodies, including checklists, templates, cheat sheets, and calculators--all designed to help you take your Instructional Design career to the next level! Did we mention that it's totally free?!

Browse our collection of freebies below, then simply click the button under the resource you want to download!

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Our Top Favorite

ID Tools List

Our favorite tools--ya know, like software 'n' apps--in 8 unique ID categories!

The Freelancer's Cheat Sheet to Quitting Your 9-5

Use this cheat sheet to ditch your

9-5 in as little as 7 months.

eLearning Pricing Calculator

Need some help pricing your next ID project? Use this handy dandy calculator to get the price right!

Find Your Niche

Cheat Sheet

A list of some key assessment questions to help you identify your niche or ID specialty!

A Quickstart Guide to Building Your Portfolio

Build your ID portfolio like a pro with the help of our quickstart guide! Featuring quick tips and FAQ's.


Template Guide

Learn how to network on LinkedIn the RIGHT way with FOUR totally free, totally foolproof templates.

eLearning Trends Report 2023 edition

Stay on top of what's new and happenin' in the L&D industry for 2023 with this report!

The In's and Out's

of Outsourcing

Learn why outsourcing eLearning development may be the right solution for you!

"Out to Lunch" Webinar Series

Free, "lunch and learn" style webinars hosted by IDLance co-head honchos Parker and Andrea!

The IDLance Client Handbook 2023

Wanna partner with IDLance? Dive into the official 2023 IDLance Handbook to learn who we are, what we do, and what we're all about!

The IDLance Freelancer's Handbook 2023

Ready to join the IDLance community? Take the first step by downloading our 2023 Handbook, your ultimate guide to the world of IDLance!

Our Podcast: Between

Two Lances

Check out our podcast on all things ID and freelancedom, "Between Two Lances." Plus, listen to other podcasts Parker and Andrea have appeared on!

Client Proposal Template

Save time, impress clients, and increase your chances of winning projects with a well-crafted, one-page proposal, designed specifically for instructional design projects!

Round Table Talks

Cozy digital gatherings where we kick back and chat about the latest trends, challenges, and innovations in our field. Round Table Talks are all about sharing insights, learning from one another, and having a good time along the way.

The Brag Book

Have you ever received a compliment that made your day, boosted your confidence, or validated all your hard work? Record all your bragging rights in this fun lil' journal.

IDLancer's Digest

If you're tired of being constantly bombarded by the same old L&D snooze-letters in your inbox, give our bi-weekly newsletter a try instead. Never boring, only kinda annoying.