independent contractor

3 Questions to ask your photographer before signing the dotted line

3 Questions to ask your photographer before signing the dotted line

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while you know what types of photos you need for your business and what to have in order before hiring a photographer. Now you’re at the point where you’ve found the right photographer and are about to go into business with them and sign the contract, which every legitimate photographer should have a client contract because it can save a lot of miscommunication, headaches and it’s just good business practices. Before signing on the dotted line here are a few things you should ask about and make sure are in the contract

Read More

What I'm Learning: 3 Basics of Setting Up Your Business

What I'm Learning: 3 Basics of Setting Up Your Business

Last week I went to a two day workshop, led by contract lawyer Shay M Lawson Esq., about how to legally set up your business. Lawson showed my small group the basics of setting up your business, from a legal standpoint. As someone that wants to be a freelancer, I’ve streamlined what information is most beneficial for freelance photographers. Here are 3 things I learned from Shay M. Lawson’s 2Legit Business Formation Workshop:

Read More