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#FreelanceIsntFree Hive
trisha chin

Scammed and Stiffed in L.A.

I am being scammed by this start-up looking to get free work. They advertise for a full-time Art Director. When you go for the interview, ...

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  • Eleanore Whitaker

    I am sure most of you are already aware that novelists have Predators & Editors ...

  • Nils Löwe

    I started a blog to collect these kind of stories about bad freelancing experiences. Would ...

Work, Work, Work Hive
Lizzy Ross

Art Director/Graphic Designer

Highly experienced branding and graphic designer for more than 26 years specializing in artwork and creative branding for all kinds of media. I'm always looking ...

Lizzy Ross Graphic Design

Creative Solutions by Design

http://lizzyross.com/

Graphic designers and artists Hive
CT Hart

Good Insurance for Freelancers

Greetings, I've been freelancing mostly part time for the last 15 years with the issue of "Benefits" being the thing that keeps me from going ...

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  • John Neal

    Hi CT, I agree with you about the rates. I haven't been able to afford ...

Growing Pains Hive
mark fulop

Questions I should ask

I am contemplating hiring a copywriter with demonstrated marketing copy experience to review and revise my primary website content. I know that by making that ...

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  • Renee Yama

    Hi Mark, This might be too late, but the best way to assess writer talent ...

Houston Freelancers Hive
Mark Sanderson

Join the Thunderclap

This goes out to all fellow Houston Freelancers. If you haven't received your email yet. Please take the time to have look and sign the ...

Spark - Chicago Hive
susan barahia

Join us for September's event:Protect your IP with basic terms of agreement

SEPTEMBER'S DISCUSSION TOPIC: Protect your IP with basic terms of agreement One of our Chicago Freelancers Union members was flipping through a well known magazine ...

Ask a Freelancer Hive
Lauren Gribble

Estimated Taxes

Hello, My name is Lauren and I have been a freelance writer for several years. Recently, my income increased to the point where I believe ...

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  • mark fulop

    The easiest answer is to fill our the following IRS form and it will tell ...

  • Rasha Barbar

    Mark - Many thanks for your insight and guidance. I have indeed asked around for ...

Tips for Efficient and Accurate Recordkeeping Hive
Annika Hylmo

CRM/Customer Relationship Management recommendations

I need to upgrade myself into a good CRM system for my consultancy. It has to be user friendly (so that I'll keep using it) ...

Authors, Editors, Journalists, & Writers Hive
Johanna Wallner

Liability insurance specifically for editorial services

A client who I have been working with for 1 year just sent me a new contract, and they slipped into the contract that they ...

Everything freelancers need to know about liability insurance

You've taken on a high-pressure, high-priority project for a notoriously demanding client. Things are looking ...

https://blog.freelancersunion.or...

Upstate Freelancers Hive
christopher eriksen

Thought this group could use another member. Two members are better than one! I own a small business repairing industrial automated machinery. Not quite what ...

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  • christopher eriksen

    Yes, that is what keeps me going. The knowledge needed to repair the older industrial ...

  • JoAnn Johnson

    I am a freelancer living in the Upstate. I have formed the Greenville Blogging Network. ...

FIND YOUR FOCUS Hive
Ilise Benun

Do you need a book to get on TV?

If you're ever wondered whether you can become a "media magnet" without a book or with a self published book, the answer is my latest ...

The Marketing Mentor Podcast: #299 Terri Trespicio & Paula Rizzo on How to Be a Media Magnet

Ilise Benun chats with Terri Trespicio and Paula Rizzo, the brains behind Lights Camera Expert, ...

http://marketingmentor.libsyn.co...

Music and Audio Hive
Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi

Musicians For Musicians (MFM) presents: “Make Music Your Business” #5 Workshop

A health workshop for musicians with Dr. Brian Poole. A special workshop for MFM members and aspiring musicians making music and business work hand in ...

Musicians For Musicians

http://www.MusiciansForMusicians...

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  • Sean Gill

    Thanks for sharing this. Even for those who can't go in person, it's a good ...

Post your portfolio, website, or resume for critique Hive
Cat Daly

Basic wordpress portfolio

Hi, I'm new here! Started on my website this morning, had a difficult time with it and this is what I have so far. I ...

Cat Daly's Art and Design

I'm autistic, by the way. I knew that I didn't mesh well with the others ...

https://catdalydesigns.wordpress...

OH - Cleveland Hive
Jared Nay

How to find clients in Akron/Cleveland

Hey guys, I just found hives for the first time. Haven't been on freelancers union since I lived in Syracuse, NY. I'm not looking for ...

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  • Sarah Carafelli

    Hello Jared, Welcome to the Cleveland freelancers group. I've been freelancing less than a year ...

Financial planning and retirement Hive
Robin Hilmantel

Share how you save for retirement

I'm a freelance writer, and I'm looking for a subject for a story for a financial services called Learnvest about a freelancer who saves for ...

Photographers Hive
Scott Holstein

Hello photographers, post your websites here so we can view them.

Commercial Portrait Photographer Scott Holstein

http://scottholsteinphoto.com/

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  • Jordan Buzzy

    nice body of work. I really like the "sample campaign" section. I might have to ...

  • Andrew Dolph

    Hello everyone! I'm brand new to this site/service, and look forward to future dialogues. http://www.andrewdolphphotography.com/ ...

Baltimore, Maryland area Hive
Elise Saltzberg

Ned Himmelrich to lead Sept Spark on Protecting Your Intellectual Property

Join us on Wed, Sept 7 for the Baltimore Freelancers Union Spark event, "Protecting Your Intellectual Property." We'll meet at Impact Hub 6:30PM to 8PM ...

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How do I get started freelancing? Hive
Gab White

Hi all! One of my biggest pains getting started as freelancer was finding those first clients that trusted me when my portfolio was still small. ...

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  • Nico McLane

    Hi, would love to check it out... if you are handing out invite codes ;)

  • Cat Daly

    Can I have a code? Is this still active?

Horror Stories Hive
Nils Löwe

First post here :)

Hi, I just started a blogging website about freelancer horror stories. I want to collect these valuable stories together with the lessons learned from the ...

#FreelanceIsntFree Hive
trisha chin

Scammed and Stiffed in L.A.

I am being scammed by this start-up looking to get free work. They advertise for a full-time Art Director. When you go for the interview, ...

9 more comments
  • Eleanore Whitaker

    I am sure most of you are already aware that novelists have Predators & Editors ...

  • Nils Löwe

    I started a blog to collect these kind of stories about bad freelancing experiences. Would ...

Work, Work, Work Hive
Lizzy Ross

Art Director/Graphic Designer

Highly experienced branding and graphic designer for more than 26 years specializing in artwork and creative branding for all kinds of media. I'm always looking ...

Lizzy Ross Graphic Design

Creative Solutions by Design

http://lizzyross.com/

Spark - Chicago Hive
susan barahia

Join us for September's event:Protect your IP with basic terms of agreement

SEPTEMBER'S DISCUSSION TOPIC: Protect your IP with basic terms of agreement One of our Chicago Freelancers Union members was flipping through a well known magazine ...

Ask a Freelancer Hive
Lauren Gribble

Estimated Taxes

Hello, My name is Lauren and I have been a freelance writer for several years. Recently, my income increased to the point where I believe ...

7 more comments
  • mark fulop

    The easiest answer is to fill our the following IRS form and it will tell ...

  • Rasha Barbar

    Mark - Many thanks for your insight and guidance. I have indeed asked around for ...

FIND YOUR FOCUS Hive
Ilise Benun

Do you need a book to get on TV?

If you're ever wondered whether you can become a "media magnet" without a book or with a self published book, the answer is my latest ...

The Marketing Mentor Podcast: #299 Terri Trespicio & Paula Rizzo on How to Be a Media Magnet

Ilise Benun chats with Terri Trespicio and Paula Rizzo, the brains behind Lights Camera Expert, ...

http://marketingmentor.libsyn.co...

Financial planning and retirement Hive
Robin Hilmantel

Share how you save for retirement

I'm a freelance writer, and I'm looking for a subject for a story for a financial services called Learnvest about a freelancer who saves for ...

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