Advocacy

9 reasons to join Hives

Have you joined Hives yet? It’s our brand new, super exciting social platform just for freelancers. Want to know what you’ll find? Here are 9 reasons why you…


Fun

What's the craziest thing a client has ever said to you?

Sometimes, clients take the term “freelancer” a little too… freely. Like: “This is a huge project, but we pay in exposure!” Or: “We’re looking for funding, so we can’…


Clients & Gigs

Freelancers, how do you calculate your rates?

Recently, I tried to take a crack at calculating my freelance rate. Most of my experience has been by project, not hourly rates. I’m not even sure what freelancing…


Creativity

10 great NYC museums you didn't know were free

Pssst… you know that the Met is secretly free, right? Well, it’s pay-what-you-will, with a suggested donation of $20, and it’s always best to give back to the…


Advocacy Creativity

How one freelancer is building community in a big way

For the past 3 months, we’ve been co-designing and building an online community for our members, by our members. It’s called Hives, and in each Hive you’ll…