EPISODE 3: Freelancing & Small Business Ownership
Adele Berry, Women's Initiative for Self Employment
Adele is a freelance art director, creative director and author with almost a decade of advertising experience and design experience. She is also a business trainer with the Women's Initiative for Self Employment, located in Oakland. She earned a master’s degree in photography from Brooks Institute of Photography and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. Listen here to find out how Women's Initiative for Self Employment helps women match their entrepreneurial goals to the resources they need.
Holly Minch, LightBox CollaborativeHolly’s
experience includes her work as Vice President of Spitfire Strategies; and Director of the SPIN Project, assisting hundreds of grassroots
groups with strategic communications resources. She is the founder of LightBox Collaborative,
an organization that works with nonprofits, philanthropies and social
entrepreneurs to create and implement business strategies that are
effective and in-line with the organization's goals.
U.S. Small Business Association
Self-Employed Individuals Tax Center
Book: The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future
Freelancers Union: A Federation of the Unaffiliated
Freelancers Insurance Company
Guru.com – Find Freelancers for Hire
Equal Dollars Community Currency
“Work to Do” by Average White Band
"Money (What I Want)" by Barrett Strong
“9 to 5” by Dolly Parton
If you can't stand forced interactions at networking events, our experts have some good news for you!
Experts Holly Minch and Adele Berry outline how to find healthcare as a freelancer.
Are your clients 30 days, 60 days, even 90 days past due? We have tips on how to get paid, while also keeping business relationships intact.
If you're ready to turn your hobby into income, listen as our experts shed light on funding your leap into small business ownership.
Freelancing can feel lonely sometimes. Here are some ideas on co-sharing spaces that won't cost you endless cups of coffee at a local cafe.
Alicia's Tamales are absolutely delicious! Find out all about the woman who makes them and her thriving business.