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Tuesday, May 9 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Tactics, Taxes, and Trust: Lessons from the Freelancing Front

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Making the move to independent consultant is exciting: you can choose your hours, projects and even your location. But starting your own business is more than coming up with a name and signing a contract—it requires juggling many plates: project management, customer service, bookkeeping, and marketing, to name a few. Chris learned some hard lessons about what to do and not do as a business owner in her first few years and will share what she’s learned (and is still learning) about running a business and managing relationships and finances.

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Chris Hester

President / Content Strategist, Red Desk Studio, Inc.
Chris is the founder of Red Desk Studio, an STC Fellow, and a fair-weather cyclist. She has delivered successful content strategy, training, and knowledge management projects to a variety of clients, including those in the advertising, construction management, entertainment, and healthcare... Read More →

Tuesday May 9, 2017 4:00pm - 4:50pm EDT
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