Spark - DC

A HIVE

 

Founded Aug 2014

Location Washington , DC

Conversations (67)
Members (173)

 


About this hive

A space for DC Freelancers Union Spark attendees or people who want to be attendees to talk and connect pre-and-post event!

 

 

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Diane Williams

UPCOMING SPARK CALENDAR

September 7: How to protect your intellectual property with basic terms of agreement October 5 Open networking event (doesn’t HAVE to be a happy hour) ...

Sizwe Dumisani

Looking for a lawyer to review a contract

I've formed a new LLC in D.C. and will soon have my first client. My client is the prime; they'll hire my company (my one-man ...

Business of Projects

Home

http://www.PotomacProjectService...

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  • Diane Williams

    Have you tried checking with the DC Bar? They have a pro bono program that ...

Diane Williams

Spark DC: Pathways to financial freedom

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Diane Williams

Spark DC: Level Up! How to give your business a growth spurt

When was the last time you gave yourself a promotion? There are plenty of reasons why freelancing rocks, and determining your own growth trajectory is ...

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Diane Williams

March @ Spark DC: Freelance Tax Workshop

Christine Hoffman, EA of On the Hill, LLC will be joining us to help us survive everything taxes! Register on Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/1Vl4QTt Join Us!

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  • Lisa Keyser

    Unfortunately can't make this anymore, too much work to do and no clones around to ...

Diane Williams

Spark DC: Creating a Client Pipeline That Pays

Register for the next Spark DC meeting on Eventbrite: http://bit.ly/1ZSS2Kp

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  • Diane Williams

    No particular product, David. However, we would love to have your input and experience.

  • Jessie Leiber

    Thanks for organizing Diane! I can't make the meeting this Wednesday, but I am definitely ...

Diane Williams

Last Nights Event - Email Strategies

We had a really spirited group conversation with several new members and returnees that was extremely informational. Thanks to all who participated. This month, our ...

Diane Williams

Pricing Right

At this month's SPARK DC event, someone had a question about pricing mechanisms. I remember we went over a bit of this in the past ...

How to Set Prices for Your Small Business

"Pricing is elusive, painful, constantly changing, and based on hundreds of different factors," says Arie ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mi...

Anne Hodges

The Collective Launch

This is a call to creatives, freelancers, contractors, and consultants to band together and once again redefine work and its evolving role in our lives. ...

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Steven Rodriguez

MindShare - Feb 2016

We all stumble across resources on the internet that help us improve our business. What resources (e.g., articles, tools, books, etc.) do you know of ...

Diane Williams

Hi folks! New co-leaders are ready to make this DC Spark Hive Ignite!

There will not be a January Spark meeting, but there will definitely be meetings from February forward. Be prepared to come out (maybe in flannel ...

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  • Brooke Lee Smith

    Will there be any other meetings in February?

  • Diane Williams

    No. We will start with the monthly Spark events until we have a better idea ...

Diane Williams

Spark DC: Build brand loyalty with a unique email strategy

This month, we’ll swap inspired ideas around questions like “What makes a brand memorable?” and “How can an email build loyalty?”

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Comments
  • Rachel Wynn

    Looking forward to this evening's event! :)

Diane Williams

An Infographic on How to Become a Successful Freelancer

From my favorite online source for real time learning - CreativeLive.

The Freelancer's Roadmap - CreativeLive Blog

You'll also get access to exclusive CreativeLive video content and weekly checklists, pulled straight from ...

http://blog.creativelive.com/fre...

Whitney Brimfield

Tax Workshop Speaker

Do we still need a speaker for the March 2nd tax workshop? I asked my accountant and he's interested in doing it.

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  • Whitney Brimfield

    Ok. He's going to need some lead time given that it's tax season, so let ...

  • Nathan Danielsen

    Very helpful workshop today.

Trecia Warnholz

How about a Blab virtual meetup?

Hi all, Wondering if we could jump on the blab.im bandwagon and test drive a DC freelance blab one evening? If you haven't used Blab ...

Comments
  • Diane Williams

    I'm for it. I've also resereved a space for this month's meeting on Dec. 2nd ...

  • michelle interiano

    This is a great idea!

April Crews

Recent event: Your Perfect Pitch

I really enjoyed this event! I met a lot of great people and made great connections and the handout and event questions was very helpful! ...

Diane Williams

Spark DC: How to deliver a pitch that speaks your client's language

Join your local SPARK group for an evening of relaxed business networking and discussion. This month, we’ll meet to swap inspired ideas around pitching potential ...

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Diane Williams

Spark DC Happy hour all night!

See D.C. Freelancers tonight @201Bar Come early for appetizers, stay for the biz camaraderie! Happy hour all night!

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Diane Williams

Tax Workshop

Wow, that was a lot of information, but I think I learned a lot from experiences of the participants and out visiting expert, Christine Hoffman. ...

Steven Rodriguez

Feb 2016 Pictures

Photos are up from our last ‪#‎FreelanceSpark‬ event! Tag away!

Freelancers Union - Spark DC

Photos are up from our last #FreelanceSpark event! Tag away!

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Diane Williams

UPCOMING SPARK CALENDAR

September 7: How to protect your intellectual property with basic terms of agreement October 5 Open networking event (doesn’t HAVE to be a happy hour) ...

Sizwe Dumisani

Looking for a lawyer to review a contract

I've formed a new LLC in D.C. and will soon have my first client. My client is the prime; they'll hire my company (my one-man ...

Business of Projects

Home

http://www.PotomacProjectService...

Comments
  • Diane Williams

    Have you tried checking with the DC Bar? They have a pro bono program that ...

Diane Williams

Last Nights Event - Email Strategies

We had a really spirited group conversation with several new members and returnees that was extremely informational. Thanks to all who participated. This month, our ...

Diane Williams

Pricing Right

At this month's SPARK DC event, someone had a question about pricing mechanisms. I remember we went over a bit of this in the past ...

How to Set Prices for Your Small Business

"Pricing is elusive, painful, constantly changing, and based on hundreds of different factors," says Arie ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mi...

Diane Williams

Spark DC: Build brand loyalty with a unique email strategy

This month, we’ll swap inspired ideas around questions like “What makes a brand memorable?” and “How can an email build loyalty?”

Has Event Attachment

Comments
  • Rachel Wynn

    Looking forward to this evening's event! :)

Diane Williams

An Infographic on How to Become a Successful Freelancer

From my favorite online source for real time learning - CreativeLive.

The Freelancer's Roadmap - CreativeLive Blog

You'll also get access to exclusive CreativeLive video content and weekly checklists, pulled straight from ...

http://blog.creativelive.com/fre...

April Crews

Recent event: Your Perfect Pitch

I really enjoyed this event! I met a lot of great people and made great connections and the handout and event questions was very helpful! ...