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Be Your Own Boss: Freelancing 101

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST

About This Event

Freelance opportunities are a great way to boost your experience before a major job search and kickstart your career. But where should you begin?

In this workshop, we will discuss the ins and outs of freelancing, topics that will be covered include:

How to freelance part-time or full-time
Where to find potential projects & develop your portfolio
How to price yourself
Defining the scope of your project
How to write contracts
Getting (& keeping!) clients

Learn how you can hone your talents, market them to potential clients and communicate your project goals clearly to channel success. The strategies discussed in this workshop applies to various industries.

Agenda:
Check-in & Networking 5:30 – 6:00 pm
Event Intro & Kickoff 6:05 – 6:10 pm
Panel/Lighting Talks 6:10 – 7:40 pm
Q&A and Networking 7:40 – 8:00 pm

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Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Industrious Fulton Market
171 N Aberdeen St, Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60607
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