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#FreelanceIsntFree Hive
Sharon Bruce

Ever been to small claims court?

Tell us about your experience and help make positive change!

New York City Small Claims Court - Freelance Experience

New York City Small Claims Court - Freelance Experience.

http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/28...

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  • Victoria Thomas

    Per Mr. Cortellessa's observations, I have to say: a crisp letter from an attorney just ...

  • Phyllis Gilbert

    Anyone with experience pursuing small claims across state lines and/or in Nevada? I am in ...

Philadelphia + South Jersey Spark Hive
Nicola Black

October Spark Event Info!

Reserve your ticket for our next Philly/South Jersey Spark! This one is a happy hour at Flying Fish Brewery! If you haven't been there yet, ...

Spark Philadelphia/SJ: Happy hour networking for freelancers

Welcome to Freelancers Union SPARK! We're not your average "here's my business card, we should ...

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spa...

Work, Work, Work Hive
Michal Nejezchleb

Seeking for project(s) within ITSM and ITIL processes

Hello, I am trainer and consultant for ITIL processes with experience from big and small companies. Also I do another best practices like Risk Management ...

Denver-Boulder Freelancers Hive
Ruth Feiertag

I'm back!

Apologize, Hivies, for my long silence. Apparently aliens don't allow abductees access to wi-fi. That's my story, and for the moment, I'm sticking to it. ...

Graphic designers and artists Hive
Jessica Fisher

How to start well with new clients?

Can you recommend any resources or tips on how to best start working with a new client. How do you explain your process, set expectations, ...

Greater Boston Hive
Christopher Duryea

Metrowest Freelancer Just Joining...

HI! My name is Chris and I'm new to this whole freelancing thing. I'm a semi-retired high school English teacher now freelancing by creating educational ...

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  • Kristin Westad

    Hi Chris, I am Kristin and I live in Franklin, MA. I am also new ...

  • Christopher Duryea

    Hi Kristin--glad to connect. I'm right up in Medway so it looks like we're neighbors. ...

Spark - Chicago Hive
susan barahia

October is Happy hour mixed with a little bit of Improv

Join us for the next Spark event. Making business connections doesn't have to be scary. It can be fun using improv! Join Tony Rielage of ...

Spark Chicago: Happy hour networking for freelancers

Welcome to Freelancers Union SPARK! We're not your average "here's my business card, we should ...

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spa...

Freelance Job Sites Hive
Melissa Smith

CLIENT OPPORTUNITY: Looking for an expert in online digital platforms.

Specifically creating online courses (client uses WordPress). You like to communicate by phone and text. You are prompt to respond, reliable, proactive, able to meet ...

Baltimore, Maryland area Hive
Elise Saltzberg

Blog post re: why we should not reduce our fees

https://www.nicolamorgan.com/heartsong-blog/why-i-usually-will-not-lower-my-fees/?platform=hootsuite

Freelancing For Beginners Hive
Astrid Mueller

free mentoring opportunity for female freelancers

Hi all! Congrats to just starting out as freelancer and following your heart! I've been in your shoes - I started 11+ years ago. I ...

1 more comment
  • Jessica Fisher

    I feel like I'm not setting the stage well as I begin with new clients. ...

  • Rebecca Santucci

    My biggest challenge is finding new clients. I looked at freelancer.com, freelance.com, thumbtack and a ...

Spark - Los Angeles Hive
Deborah Dunaway

High Desert New Member

Hi all, I am a fairly recent California transplant (from Vancouver, BC), and I'm setting up my microbusiness here in the high desert. Historically, most ...

Illustration Hive
Erica M

Do illustrators understand print?

I am working on a thesis project on print design and need designers to take a short survey. Will you help me out?? A million ...

https://www.getfeedback.com/r/6J...

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  • Jesse Cooke

    Just filled it out. Hopefully I provided you with helpful info!

  • Erica M

    Thank you so much!!!

Brooklyn Freelancers Hive
Christa Angelios

Sole-Proprietor and Independent Contractor Professionalizing Start-Up Business

Salutations, fellow freelancers of Brooklyn! Being rather new to the Freelancers Union, I wanted to introduce myself. My name is Christa, and I work as ...

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  • Argel Sabillo

    Hi Christa, Welcome to the world of small business! I'd be happy to tell you ...

Ask your business questions (and get answers!) Hive
Pieter-Jan Vrancken

Hassle with receipts

Hello, I recently started as freelancer in NYC. Could someone help me with the benefits of bookkeeping? Do it myself or ask an accountant? Are ...

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  • Argel Sabillo

    Hi Pieter, The main benefit of bookkeeping is to keep your business finances in order ...

SouthEast Of Boston Hive
John Hardy

Hello everyone. My name is John Hardy and I am a virtual assistant in Taunton. This hive is open to anyone who fulfills 2 criteria, ...

2 more comments
  • Kristin Westad

    Hi John and Mimi, I live in Franklin. I do freelance research and writing. I ...

  • John Hardy

    Hello Kristin, Nice to see you in here. Let's introduce each other in here, yes, ...

Ask Your Tax Questions Hive
Tye Newton

Taxes for part-time freelancers

Hey everyone, I freelance only part-time (it makes up less than a third of my income), and I work for a large company the other ...

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  • Tye Newton

    Okay awesome; that last detail is especially important for me understanding why it works this ...

  • mark fulop

    Tye, I will add a second perspective. First, "I've received advice that it doesn't make ...

Authors and Editors of Portland Hive
Edith Zdunich

Now that there are six members, I feel like it's appropriate to post more. If others here feel inclined, I hope they join in. To ...

Comments
  • Veronika Tondon

    Nice Read ! I would like to suggest one more useful invoicing tool i.e. Invoicera. ...

Spark – San Diego Hive
morgan haines

October 5th - Happy Hour

Please note the special location for our October Spark! RSVP and join us!

Spark San Diego: Happy hour networking for freelancers

Welcome to Freelancers Union SPARK! We're not your average "here's my business card, we should ...

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spa...

#FreelanceIsntFree Hive
Sharon Bruce

Ever been to small claims court?

Tell us about your experience and help make positive change!

New York City Small Claims Court - Freelance Experience

New York City Small Claims Court - Freelance Experience.

http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/28...

9 more comments
  • Victoria Thomas

    Per Mr. Cortellessa's observations, I have to say: a crisp letter from an attorney just ...

  • Phyllis Gilbert

    Anyone with experience pursuing small claims across state lines and/or in Nevada? I am in ...

Work, Work, Work Hive
Michal Nejezchleb

Seeking for project(s) within ITSM and ITIL processes

Hello, I am trainer and consultant for ITIL processes with experience from big and small companies. Also I do another best practices like Risk Management ...

Denver-Boulder Freelancers Hive
Ruth Feiertag

I'm back!

Apologize, Hivies, for my long silence. Apparently aliens don't allow abductees access to wi-fi. That's my story, and for the moment, I'm sticking to it. ...

Graphic designers and artists Hive
Jessica Fisher

How to start well with new clients?

Can you recommend any resources or tips on how to best start working with a new client. How do you explain your process, set expectations, ...

Baltimore, Maryland area Hive
Elise Saltzberg

Blog post re: why we should not reduce our fees

https://www.nicolamorgan.com/heartsong-blog/why-i-usually-will-not-lower-my-fees/?platform=hootsuite

Freelancing For Beginners Hive
Astrid Mueller

free mentoring opportunity for female freelancers

Hi all! Congrats to just starting out as freelancer and following your heart! I've been in your shoes - I started 11+ years ago. I ...

1 more comment
  • Jessica Fisher

    I feel like I'm not setting the stage well as I begin with new clients. ...

  • Rebecca Santucci

    My biggest challenge is finding new clients. I looked at freelancer.com, freelance.com, thumbtack and a ...

SouthEast Of Boston Hive
John Hardy

Hello everyone. My name is John Hardy and I am a virtual assistant in Taunton. This hive is open to anyone who fulfills 2 criteria, ...

2 more comments
  • Kristin Westad

    Hi John and Mimi, I live in Franklin. I do freelance research and writing. I ...

  • John Hardy

    Hello Kristin, Nice to see you in here. Let's introduce each other in here, yes, ...

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