Then Don’t Miss the Next Freelance Forum Meeting, Hosted by Wripple! When: Thursday, May 09, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee (Previously Olmsted) 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 There’s a whole new type of agency starting in Atlanta, fueled 100% by freelance creatives. And this new agency will fit in the palm of your hand. Introducing Wripple Imagine a mobile app that will help freelancers maintain the flexible lifestyle we love, while feeding our pipeline with new opportunities. This new agency…Find out more »
Show Off Your Work! Get to Know Other Freelancers! When: Thursday, June 13, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee (Previously Olmsted) 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 One of the biggest benefits of the Freelance Forum is networking and being able to refer business to each other. But with so many new members, it’s hard to know WHO can do WHAT. So we’ve decided to start a new tradition—the SUMMER SHOWCASE. At our June meeting, the entire evening’s presentation will be…Find out more »
Show Off Your Work! Get to Know Other Freelancers! When: Thursday, July 11, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee (Previously Olmsted) 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 In case you missed it last month, the Atlanta Freelance Forum started a new tradition—the Summer Showcase. Meeting attendees were given FIVE minutes to show off their work and introduce themselves to the group. We had such a big response, a lot people didn’t get a chance to present. That’s why we’re extending it to…Find out more »
We All Use Photography, But Is It the RIGHT Photography? The Wrong Photos Can Actually Turn Clients Away! Find Out How You Can Get Better Results. When: Thursday, August 08, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee (Previously Olmsted) 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 Think about all the places you use photography. Print campaigns, banner ads, web pages, catalogs… But wait, that isn’t all. Don’t forget SELF promotion! You probably use your head shot on your Twitter feed, your Instagram, your LinkedIn…Find out more »
Don’t Miss This Behind-the-Scenes Look At the Production of “Hammer & Dash” When: Thursday, September 12, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee (Previously Olmsted) 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 One of the many talents of creative freelancers is the ability to learn and apply new technology. It seems like we’re always experimenting with new tools and software—Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, etc. Well guess what? Being a creative filmmaker is no different. At our next meeting of the Atlanta Freelance Forum,…Find out more »
Find Out How to Productize Services For a Whole New Revenue Stream! When: Thursday, October 10, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee (Previously Olmsted) 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 There’s a popular new buzzword floating around these days (isn’t there always?). It’s a way for creative freelancers to earn extra cash. The name of this new game? Productized Services. What Are Productized Services? We’ve all made freelance money the old fashioned way—doing client projects and billing for our time. But what…Find out more »
Just Because You Work For Yourself Doesn’t Mean You Have to Work By Yourself. When: Thursday, November 14, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 Sooner or later, every Creative Freelancer runs into the same problem—how can you take on projects that are outside of your skill set? How can you grow your business—and make money—on projects that are too big, or too complicated, for you to do by yourself? You Can’t Do It…Find out more »
A joint event for the Atlanta Freelance Forum and Freelancers Union Thursday, December 12, at The Oliver, Chamblee. 6:30 pm to 9 pm.Find out more »
Whatever You’re Doing, There’s An App For That. Design. Networking. Social Media. Invoicing. Find Out Which Apps Work Best. When: Thursday, January 09, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 RSVP on eventbrite There’s one thing every experienced freelancer knows—the faster you work, the more money you can make. And if you want to work faster, smarter, more productively, there’s no better way than to use more mobile apps. Developers Work Hard To Make…Find out more »
Sounds Like a Reason To Celebrate. When: Thursday, February 13, 6:30 to 9 PM Where: The Oliver Chamblee, 5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341 Free for Members, Legacy Guests and past Members RSVP on eventbrite It’s true! For a quarter century, the Atlanta Freelance Forum has been helping creative freelancers learn how it’s done. How to network. How to run a business. How to THRIVE. So we think it’s only fitting that we CELEBRATE this milestone. That’s why we’re inviting EVERYONE…Find out more »
No atmospheric pressure here! We network and socialize over sandwiches, spreads or pizza, catch up with new and old friends and introduce ourselves to first-time or frequent guests. Then we settle in for the night’s program and its follow-up Q&A.
Our programs always focus on running a creative business more successfully, with topics that address issues like fees, taxes, law, marketing, selling, interpersonal skills, business organization, technology and more. All to help you work smarter, faster, more efficiently and more profitably. So whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been at this for a while, you get no-fluff information tailored to your needs.
So join us for a meeting. Bring your questions. Hear that hot tip or horror story. And of course, share your own!