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You're Not A Commodity

You're Not A Commodity

You're Not A Commodity

Standing Out from the Crowd

 

Here’s a sample scenario that might be fairly familiar to you:

A potential client reaches out asking “Could you send me your rates to do XYZ for my company?”  You send out a followup email - “Sure thing!  That would cost you this much.”  You might hear back, you might not.  The reality is that most of these potential clients are simply price shopping.  They’re looking around for the cheapest possible option out there.  They’re not in the market for creativity,...


Top 10 Apps for Freelancers

Top 10 Apps for Freelancers

Top 10 Apps for Freelancers

With the rise of mobile devices, we have access to more tools than ever before to streamline our daily lives and maximize our efficiency. We’ve compiled a list of our ten favorite apps for freelancers.

1. Slack

Even if you’re a freelancer, inevitably you'll end up working in a team environment from time to time. Slack is a messaging and file-sharing app designed to make project management & related communication as simple as possible. Not only does it replace and consolidate emails and IMs...


Why Call Sheets?

Why Call Sheets?

Leslie is a filmmaker, artist, and business woman; she’s also a devout list maker, shops for relaxation, & has a strong aversion to the color red. At SetHero, Leslie heads up business development & public relations.

freelancekit speaks at 1 Million Cups in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

freelancekit speaks at 1 Million Cups in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

 

Time for coffee and startups! Thanks to 1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids/Iowa City and Vault Coworking for allowing us to present our company to their members in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Matt Blick, the founder and owner of freelancekit, shared about our freelancekit journey and what freelancekit strives to provide for creatives.

freelancekit matt blick vault coworking cedar rapids iowa

Photo provided by NewBoCo 

Make sure to check out 1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids and Read the article →


New Filmmaker Template | SetHero Partnership

New Filmmaker Template | SetHero Partnership

 

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