Lightning Talks: Freelance

Calling all current freelancers, former freelancers, and potential future freelancers!

Whether freelancing is your side gig or life plan, join AIGA Maine and Maine Charitable Mechanics Association on to learn tips and tricks for more effective freelancing from our panel of experts, then meet and mingle with other independent workers.

Katherine Benedict, Designer at Puelle Design, Former Senior Production Designer at VIA, and longtime freelancer, will present: “Get Paid Faster: 10 invoice design mistakes to avoid" 

Timothy H. Boulette, Real Estate and Corporate Attorney at Murray Plumb & Murray, will be discussing common misconceptions about the limited liability protections afforded to corporations and other business entities, and what small business owners can do to help protect themselves. 

Lauren Myers, Owner and Illustrator at Lauren Rachel Design, will be discussing the essential pillars of freelancing and the essentials of being a successful solopreneur.

5:30 Doors Open
6:00 Talks + Q&A

Lightning Talks are free and open to the public.

When & Where
Wed, Apr 12, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Maine Charitable Mechanic Association
519 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101