While it may sound idyllic to be in charge of your schedule on a daily basis, the reality, as almost any freelance worker can tell you, is that having that kind of freedom can also be a pitfall if you’re not prone to diligent self-discipline by nature. In short, sometimes as freelancers, we can be our own worst enemy when it comes to boundaries around our time management. Over time, I’ve set up my own helpful tips, tricks & hacks to maximize my daily productivity.Read More
As a freelancer or business owner, you may have felt the pain of higher tax liabilities in the past. Often, business owners shoulder a heavier tax burden as their earnings are taxed twice - once as business earnings, and then again as personal wages. This year, though, if you are an owner of an LLC or S-corporation, partner, sole proprietor or gig economy worker, you might just get a break.Read More
Tax season got you a little stressed? Yeah, us too. US tax code is complicated and the laws can certainly feel like a moving target, particularly after a complete overhaul in 2017 that goes into effect for 2018 filings. While we certainly don’t have all the answers, we’ve scoured the internet for a handful of the best tax tips for freelance and production professionals that we think will get you off to a good start.Read More
Are you still looking for that perfect gift for your favorite producer? We’ve got to admit - we’re a rare breed of humans and can be difficult to shop for.
Whether you’re a puzzled family member, or a collaborator trying to find the balance between thoughtful and professional, we’ve got a list of can’t-miss gift ideas to get you through the holiday season. Your producer will thank you!Read More