Co-Founder and Director of Production for Unincarcerated Productions, Vik Chopra has always believed in the power of relationship building crediting the best opportunities to networks and the relationships built.
Connecting people is one of her greatest joys. Andrea Stuart-Lehalle Festival Director of the Seattle Black Film Festival provides a quick guide to making connections while attending a film festival.
Networking is a hot topic for a lot of creatives. We invited some of our colleagues to share their thoughts on the topic including the hot spots in their community where they go to connect with creatives.
Relationships ought to be measured qualitatively, not quantitatively. It’s not how many people we know, it’s how many people trust us, like us, could see spending weeks, months, years, a lifetime collaborating with us. Authenticity matters most.
It can feel weird to try and ‘sell yourself,’ but figuring out who you are and what you’re great at is crucial to get you where you want to go. And it turns out there are ways to sell yourself—without selling out!
Words matter. Especially when it comes to your taxes. How your work is classified impacts how you pay taxes. Whipsmart created this ‘cheat sheet’ to demystify what it all means.
Writing a bio for your resume or website isn’t painful if you empower yourself and own your narrative–here’s how!
Before you sign on the dotted line, get cozy with some of these legal terms and clauses you’ll be seeing in a typical contract for freelance independent contractors.