On December 3, freelancers across the United States gathered to share their best strategies for cultivating successful client relationships!
Freelancers Union SPARK events occur in 18 different cities and bring local freelancers together to share ideas and socialize. Here are the highlights from the event:
...Starting with sandwiches because SPARK Memphis knows one the secrets for cultivating successful SPARK events is free food!
Head on over to Studio688 for #freelancespark. For the first time ever, we have sandwiches. #freelancersunion #spark #sparkmemphis #networking #creatives #entrepreneur #solopreneur #cowork #coworking #coworkingspace #studio #design #designers #memphis #studio688 #smallbiz #smallbusiness #creatives #artists
A photo posted by Studio688 (@studio688) on Dec 2, 2015 at 3:48pm PST
Meanwhile, Portland SPARK's Jehn Glynn took notes in an elephantine notebook... because she knows an elephant never forgets!
— Jehn Glynn (@jehnglynn) December 3, 2015
In Brooklyn, freelancers put their heads together to develop strategies for stopping client problems before they start:
— alyssa (@haakalyssa) December 3, 2015
Back in Memphis, freelancers brainstormed where to find ideal clients:
— Caitlin L. Horton (@dizzycaitlin) December 3, 2015
"Be present at every moment. Take the opportunity to find connections." - Kenda Lawson, SPARK Memphis
SPARK takes a hiatus for the month of January, but we'll see YOU when we're back in action on February 3.
At Freelancers Union, Sharon creates opportunities for freelancers to meet, greet, and learn. Find her @sharonlikestone or at the nearest bakery.