Taking Care of Business: Starting, Running & Growing your Creative/Freelance Business

Taking Care of Business: Starting, Running, and Growing your Creative Freelance/Business with Hoodzpah Design Co.

Amy and Jennifer Hood, Founders of Hoodzpah Design Co.
AIGA Honolulu and Hoodzpah Design Co. presents a no faff, no fluff workshop on how to start a creative business, build an audience, and grow a client base without selling out or starving. Find the magical crossroads between smart and sexy small business. Low risk, low cost tips and tricks. Be ready to get your hands dirty. We’ll have worksheets, digital take-home resources for you, a presentation, and Q&A to address your unique needs. We’ll help you with as much one-on-one advice we can during the workshop. There’ll be a lot to cover, but you’ll get a great crash course and walk away with actionable steps to upping your game!

Things you'll learn: 
1. Business Structure and Legal Stuff
2. Creating a Business Plan
3. Defining Your Services
4. Creating a Budget
5. Set Your Pricing
6. Pitching Clients
7. Workflow and Planning
8. Communication and Presenting Work
9. Anything else we can squeeze in that you’d like to know!

Workshop limited to 20 people. Students, freelancers, entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, business owners, non-designers, and non-members welcome. Light refreshments and pupus will be provided.
When & Where
Sun, Mar 4, 2018 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM HST
814 Ilaniwai Street
Honolulu, HI 96813