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April 2019

Sharpen Your Freelance Brand

03/04/2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
3070 N Main St, Kennesaw, GA 30144, 3070 N Main St.
Kennesaw, GA 30144 United States
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April SPARK: Sharpen your brand What makes your services unique? Who are you best positioned to help? What is the first thing a client would say about working with you? Honing in on these questions will help you craft the strategy behind a successful freelance brand. This month's SPARK will review the elements of great brands and help you sharpen your own. We'll discuss: Great freelance brands, and what makes them successful Differentiating yourself through your brand Communicating your brand to…

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June 2019

Finance best practices for freelancers

05/06/2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Oliver, Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd
Atlanta, GA 30341 United States
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Surviving and thriving as a freelancer requires strong financial management skills, but getting there can feel stressful and overwhelming, especially when your income is variable. Join your community at SPARK this June to tackle this as we talk about the ins and outs of financing while freelancing, including: Business and personal accounts that work for you How to set up a basic budget and really stick with it Savings - what do you actually need, and how do you get…

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August 2019

Authentic Content Marketing

07/08/2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Oliver, Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd
Atlanta, GA 30341 United States
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Free
Authentic Content Marketing

August SPARK: Authentic Content Marketing As freelancers, we know the internet should be a powerful tool for finding clients. But where do you even start, and how do you get it to work for you! This month, SPARK is all about content marketing strategies that connect you to clients while still fitting into your schedule. We'll cover: Your online presence - streamlined and branded for instant storytelling Validating yourself - proving your value to potential clients before they even ask…

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October 2019

Maximize Your Time

02/10/2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Oliver, Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd
Atlanta, GA 30341 United States
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Free
Maximize Your Time

We host meetups for freelancers by freelancers: we invite you to bring your expertise, questions, and elevator pitches to the table to workshop and discuss. Join us on the first Wednesday of every month (and our Facebook group for in-between events) to meet other entrepreneurs in the area, get inspired, and talk about stuff like... October SPARK: Maximize Your Time As a freelancer, your time is your most valuable asset and it often feels like there's never enough. This month,…

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December 2019

Holiday office party for the office-less!

12/12/2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Oliver, Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd
Atlanta, GA 30341 United States
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Free

Holiday office party for the office-less! Mix and mingle with your fellow freelancers at SPARK's annual holiday office party for the office-less. Celebrate your achievements for 2019, build your network, and make some new friends!... This year we are throwing a joint event for the Atlanta Freelance Forum and Freelancers Union. Show up with your ugly sweaters if you have them. There will also be time to network with other freelancers who may be able to offer tips you hadn’t…

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February 2020

Freelance Tax Workshop

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Oliver, Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd
Atlanta, GA 30341 United States
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Free
Freelance Tax Workshop

Welcome to Freelancers Union SPARK! We host meetups FOR freelancers BY freelancers: we invite you to bring your expertise, questions, and elevator pitches to the table to workshop and discuss. Join us on the first Wednesday of every month (and our Facebook group for in-between events) to meet other entrepreneurs in the area, get inspired, and talk about stuff like... February SPARK: Our annual tax workshop will offer, from an accountant or CPA: Advice for filing your returns now Best practices for expense deductions Discussion of the impact of…

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April 2020

Website/Social Media Critiques

April 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Youtube Live GA United States

April SPARK: Sometimes it can be hard to get honest, reliable, and relevant feedback on your online freelance presence. Tune in this month for roundtable community feedback on your website and social media, and be ready to offer critiques as well. This will be a Youtube Livestream. Link to livestream Submit your website and or social media URLs in advance here.

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May 2020

WEBINAR – Negotiation Tactics & Getting Paid

May 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Youtube Live GA United States
Free

May SPARK: In this workshop, we’ll talk about the eternal struggle of the freelancer – HOW DO WE PRICE OUR WORK IN A WAY THAT’S FAIR TO US AND OUR CLIENTS? We’ll focus on strategizing ahead of time, and we’ll practice answering common questions from potential clients, so that we’re prepared to negotiate the rate we deserve. Money makes the world go round and we are here to help you secure your bag. In this workshop we’ll cover: Initial negotiations…

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June 2020

WEBINAR: Working Through A Pandemic

June 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Webinar GA United States

With COVID-19, these are tricky and uncharted waters for all freelancers. With so many question marks surrounding the rest of 2020, how do we navigate through successfully? Freelancers Union and SPARK have your back, so join us this month for an open discussion about how COVID-19 is affecting our industry and tips for working through it. RSVP HERE Here's what you'll learn: Creating A Client Pipeline That Pays Quick Email Marketing Strategy 3 things you should be focused on right…

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August 2020

WEBINAR: Creativity Hacks for Freelancers

August 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Webinar GA United States

We’ve all been there, stuck and uninspired. Let SPARK help you break out of that rut this month with creativity hacks for your freelancing mind, including: How to catch the problem before burnout 10 tested tricks for shaking up your routine and resparking your passion How to let your creative drive guide your work choices

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