October 2019 a small team of freelancers held a five-day event with 70+ speakers and 200+ attendees with the help of 25 sponsors across 16 venues. It cost us just shy of $5,000 and took over 1,500 hours. We made a profit of $2,700. This article will go into the nitty-gritty details of just how we pulled this off.
Freelance Business Week was hosted in Denver for the first time September 30–October 4, and was an undeniable success. I was able to get to over a dozen events during the week, and I’m not exaggerating when I say that by the end of the week, my mind was just totally blown! There were just so many pertinent freelance business topics covered, and so much incredible information shared. I took pages and pages of notes. It would take me too long to relay everything I learned, so I’ll just share some of the juiciest tidbits.
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