Going Global – Opportunities in the International Market: Meeting Recap

Have you considered exploring international markets for your services? In August, we were joined City of Austin Economic Development Specialist Natalie Betts for a conversation about our city as a hub for international trade. What’s the strategy to attract international business to Austin? To encourage export business? We learned about the programs, partners and how you can get involved in this growing market. Natalie Betts is the…

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Working With Entrepreneurs: Practical Advice for Freelancers, Free Agents and Solopreneurs: Meeting Recap

Austin is rated the top U.S. city for entrepreneurs, but working with a micro- or small business has its challenges — and rewards. Join us for a discussion of the rules of the game: Risk and reward? How should a solopreneur engage? What are the best networking opportunities? How should I craft my contract? Who’s my contact and how do I…

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Want to Transform Your Brain & Business? Meditate: Meeting Recap

Yes, meditation is good for your health, but can it help your business? More leaders are embracing meditation to maximize focus, achieve goals, and even improve communication skills. But is it possible to add a meaningful meditation practice to juggling your projects, your clients, your business development, and the rest of your busy life? Jodie Garrison is a recruitment marketing…

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Pricing Your Services Correctly: Meeting Recap

Do you know what to charge for the services you provide? Should you charge by the hour, or by the project? When was the last time you raised your prices? Do you ever get tempted to drop your prices to get the job, even when you know you’re worth more? Freelance Austin investigated “Pricing Your Services Correctly” in an interactive…

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2013 Social Media Predictions:meeting Recap

Kristen Sussman (AKA Head Soothsayer) will lead us as we take a collective look into our crystal balls & imagine what is on the horizon this year for the social landscape in 2013. Digital, mobile, local/global, marketing, PR…where is it all going and how can you stay ahead of the trends? Social Distillery, a social media marketing agency here in…

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Get Yourself, Your Workspace and Your Business Organized for 2013: Meeting Recap

Is your new year’s resolution to get organized?  Do you make the same new year’s resolution every year?  Do your deadlines sneak up on you?  Are you tired of spending so much time on social media and email that you feel like you’re not getting any real work done?  It’s time to clear the way for your creative energy to…

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