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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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  • Jeremiah Tidwell

    Deadbeats really give us all a hard time I have one owing of $6,000.00 and ...

  • William Cortellessa

    Kristen: If your deadbeat customer is located in New York I may be able to ...

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Erin Lafond

Website Feedback

Hello freelancers! My name is Erin Lafond and I'm very new to the freelancing scene. I'm marketing myself as a Creative and Academic Editor/Writer. I'm ...

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  • Anette Henningson

    Looks good to me, the one thing I would question as an interactive designer is ...

  • Erin Lafond

    Thank you so much! I appreciate the feedback. I think I've fixed all the issues ...

Spark - Portland Hive
Jacob McMillen

Where should I go eat next?

Since we aren't talking about anything else, let's talk about where to eat delicious foods.

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  • Marychris Mass

    That might involve actually meeting and getting this thing to function...

All Things Animation Hive
Brian Frederick

Animation for Homebrewers. Or vice-versa?

Want to learn how to homebrew? I'd like to learn how to animate. Or maybe we could work together to animate a short series on ...

Homebrewer Nation

Homebrewer Nation is a photographic and videographic database for homebrewers and beer/wine/mead enthusiasts alike. My ...

https://homebrewernation.com/

Ask Your Tax Questions Hive
Jamie Walsh

paying quarterly: separation of Fed and State?

Hey guys, I'm prepping to pay my first ever quarterly estimates. I live in New York, and am unsure how to separate the payments of ...

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  • Trent Bigelow

    @Laura Happy to connect and learn more about what you're working on. I see you're ...

  • Jamie Walsh

    Thanks everyone for the words of wisdom! Happy Taxes!

Ask a Freelancer Hive
James Batstone

Freelancer agreements and getting paid for the agreed work

We're trying to understand how freelancers currently form agreements for the work they're going to do for a client and then how they make sure ...

3 more comments
  • Jacob McMillen

    For recurring gigs, I invoice once per month, usually on the 1st.

  • James Batstone

    Good to know. Thanks Jacob.

Your Thoughts on Fiverr Hive
Christian Nahas

I log onto my social networks and often find an ad for Fiverr "Get Your Professional Logo Designed for $5.00". It's funny to read the ...

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  • Tiffany Hathorn

    I haven't used Fiverr (as a client or freelancer), but I think it can be ...

  • Robin Anter

    Well, Fiverr has been a great way for me to gain experience and build a ...

I ♥ NYC Freelancing Hive
beth schiff

Has anyone had to deal with the NYS Dept of Labor b/c a freelancer claimed you when filing for Unemployment? Looking for insight. I am ...

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  • Charles Smart

    The IRS has publications listing the criteria they use in determining if one is an ...

  • William Cortellessa

    Generally New York State and most courts essentially follow the IRS guidelines. However, the guidelines ...

Graphic designers and artists Hive
Drew Knight

Becoming a freelancer check list.

Has anyone stumbled upon a thorough check list for becoming a freelance designer? I've done freelance side jobs for years but I would like to ...

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  • Ryan Battles

    Hey there Drew, I wrote out some thoughts on moving from employee into freelancing, and ...

  • Drew Knight

    Thanks Kiara and Ryan!

Highway 49 Freelance Corridor Hive
Karen Kitridge

Harrisburg Business Alliance

Did you know that the Harrisburg Business Alliance has no fees, allows all businesses to join and has no competitive rules. Check them out.

Small Business/Harrisburg Business Alliance

One of Harrisburg Town Council's top priorities is to retain and expand the small business ...

http://www.harrisburgnc.org/depa...

Miami Freelancers Hive
Anita Francois

Seeking Cultural/Heritage/Curatorial, etc. Position

Hello, My name is Anita and I am seeking a position in the field of anthropology. I have a Master's degree in archaeology from University ...

Virtual Assistants Hive
Tarita Mosley

Name some tools/software you found helpful working as a virtual assistant.

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  • David Russo

    How do you find work as a virtual assistant?

  • Jacqueline Jaeger

    Definitely Evernote for taking notes and sharing with clients. This is the greatest and most ...

Denver-Boulder Freelancers Hive
Ty Johnston

New To Freelancers Union

Hey All, I am currently transitioning from my current agency to the freelancer life. Excited to get going, but definitely new to the space and ...

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  • connie anderson

    Welcome Ty! Since I haven't checked in for awhile, I am probably not the one ...

  • Ty Johnston

    Thanks for the welcome, Connie and Dani! Excited to be part of this community. Having ...

Spark - Seattle Hive
Allen Wills

Spark April 2016 recap

Get the details here: http://hellomynameiszen.com/level-up/

Level up!

You know the drill. You've spent a few years establishing a business, devising systems and ...

http://hellomynameiszen.com/leve...

Growing Pains Hive
mark fulop

Office 365 VS Google for Work

I have been using Google for work and as my business grows and I am collaborating more, I am pondering Office 365. I would love ...

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  • mark fulop

    I too am on a MAC and don't need publisher. Document production is a huge ...

  • Sara Santa

    Thanks Mark, it's actually terribly outdated! A new site for myself is on tap for ...

Work, Work, Work Hive
Christine Howard

Grants!!

Hi, I am the owner of E.B. Howard Consulting. E.B. Howard Consulting is a women-owned full-service development firm and offers a comprehensive range of customizable ...

E.B. Howard Consulting

E.B. Howard Consulting, a women-owned business that provides Planning Solutions, Research, Grant Writing, and Evaluation ...

http://www.ebhoward.com

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  • Brenda Hazzard

    Congratulations on your business! I research and write professionally about international affairs. (Researching and writing ...

  • Celeste Leibowitz

    I'd be interested in freelancing with E.B. Howard. I do grant research and writing and ...

Video Editing Hive
Eva Zaccaria

Seeking - Video Editor for Sizzle Reels

Hi all! Looking for a video editor to create sizzle reels for a client, with the potential of more editing work in the future. Please ...

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  • Chris Maue

    Eva Hi, I tried using the email system on this site but it doesn't seem ...

Houston Freelancers Hive
Edgar Cordova

Hi Houston!

Name is Edgar, I'm a designer and illustrator based in Houston. Would like to make new acquaintances in the field. Feel free to reach me ...

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  • Mark Sanderson

    Welcome aboard, always interested in collaboration and insight, keep in touch.

Freelance Technical Writers Unite Hive
Pam Brechlin

Welcome to the Freelance Technical Writers Hive. As we build up members please introduce yourself and tell us a little about what you do and ...

3 more comments
  • Donald White

    I don't know if I formally announced that I joined the Hive earlier. If not, ...

  • Jesse Alexander

    I'm a technical writer/Knowledge manager specializing in IT, telecommunications, and cloud technology for the non-profit, ...

#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, ...

7 more comments
  • Jeremiah Tidwell

    Deadbeats really give us all a hard time I have one owing of $6,000.00 and ...

  • William Cortellessa

    Kristen: If your deadbeat customer is located in New York I may be able to ...

Post your portfolio, website, or resume for critique Hive
Erin Lafond

Website Feedback

Hello freelancers! My name is Erin Lafond and I'm very new to the freelancing scene. I'm marketing myself as a Creative and Academic Editor/Writer. I'm ...

Comments
  • Anette Henningson

    Looks good to me, the one thing I would question as an interactive designer is ...

  • Erin Lafond

    Thank you so much! I appreciate the feedback. I think I've fixed all the issues ...

Ask a Freelancer Hive
James Batstone

Freelancer agreements and getting paid for the agreed work

We're trying to understand how freelancers currently form agreements for the work they're going to do for a client and then how they make sure ...

3 more comments
  • Jacob McMillen

    For recurring gigs, I invoice once per month, usually on the 1st.

  • James Batstone

    Good to know. Thanks Jacob.

Your Thoughts on Fiverr Hive
Christian Nahas

I log onto my social networks and often find an ad for Fiverr "Get Your Professional Logo Designed for $5.00". It's funny to read the ...

3 more comments
  • Tiffany Hathorn

    I haven't used Fiverr (as a client or freelancer), but I think it can be ...

  • Robin Anter

    Well, Fiverr has been a great way for me to gain experience and build a ...

Virtual Assistants Hive
Tarita Mosley

Name some tools/software you found helpful working as a virtual assistant.

7 more comments
  • David Russo

    How do you find work as a virtual assistant?

  • Jacqueline Jaeger

    Definitely Evernote for taking notes and sharing with clients. This is the greatest and most ...

Denver-Boulder Freelancers Hive
Ty Johnston

New To Freelancers Union

Hey All, I am currently transitioning from my current agency to the freelancer life. Excited to get going, but definitely new to the space and ...

1 more comment
  • connie anderson

    Welcome Ty! Since I haven't checked in for awhile, I am probably not the one ...

  • Ty Johnston

    Thanks for the welcome, Connie and Dani! Excited to be part of this community. Having ...

Work, Work, Work Hive
Christine Howard

Grants!!

Hi, I am the owner of E.B. Howard Consulting. E.B. Howard Consulting is a women-owned full-service development firm and offers a comprehensive range of customizable ...

E.B. Howard Consulting

E.B. Howard Consulting, a women-owned business that provides Planning Solutions, Research, Grant Writing, and Evaluation ...

http://www.ebhoward.com

Comments
  • Brenda Hazzard

    Congratulations on your business! I research and write professionally about international affairs. (Researching and writing ...

  • Celeste Leibowitz

    I'd be interested in freelancing with E.B. Howard. I do grant research and writing and ...

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