Life in the Freelance Lane: Succeeding in the Gig Economy

Monday, October 15, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Radmacher Meeting Room

Members of the Independent Writers of Chicago guide you through the business basics, opportunities, challenges, and rewards of a freelance career in the growing gig economy.

Ready to turn your writing hobby into a career, or brush up your business skills for greater success? Laura Stigler is president of Shebang! Creative Content-2-Consulting. She has experience in creating strategies, branding, ad campaigns, and content for hundreds of companies, from Fortune 500s to start-ups. Jeff Steele, a freelance writer since 1989, has written thousands of articles appearing in national, regional, and local newspapers and magazines. Sally Chapralis launched her freelance business in 1984 and has been going full throttle since. She works with clients on a variety of business communication and public relations activities. 

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