These four to six-person groups of creative professionals will give you the spark and support to attract more clients and build your creative business. If you are starting a solo business or need a marketing strategy for your existing business, you'll develop and carry out a marketing plan that fits your style. Have fun while becoming accountable to your commitments to action!
These revolving groups, which has been active since 2003, offer you:
- Support from other experienced freelancers
- Guidance on developing a marketing plan
- Help identifying niches and leads
- Compassion for your disappointments
- Networking suggestions congruent with your personal style
- Tips on promotional materials, web presence, and presenting yourself
- Email support between meetings
- Cheers for your successes!
Great for Creatives + Holistic Healthcare Professionals
Creatives: Graphic Designers, Photographers, Illustrators, Writers, Musicians, and Makers
Holistic Professionals: Acupuncturists, Naturopathic Doctors, Massage Therapists
Second & Fourth Tuesdays, 1 Opening in Each Group
DAY GROUP: 10am to 12pm, $80/month, 624 SE 70th Ave.
NIGHT GROUP: 6:30pm to 8:30pm, $80/month, TaborSpace, 5441 SE Belmont
If you're preparing to take your business to the next level, this six-person revolving group will encourage and support you as you prepare to attract more clients and build your creative business. In five months, you'll speak with confidence about your business, write a business plan, and create a business that fits your personality and your lifestyle.
You are welcome to contact Kristin at any time to see if there are openings in this ongoing group. You and Kristin can then decide if the group format will be a fit for you. As a certified EMyth Business Coach, Kristin will lead the group through a series of material to get you in shape to attract clients, improve your web presence and branding, understand SEO, employ social media effectively and understand business processes like cash flow and key strategic metrics.
Marketing Group for Creatives: Advanced Phase
Creatives: Designers, Producers, Photographers, Illustrators, Writers, Copy Editors, Musicians, and Makers
Meeting Times Vary, 516 SE Morrison St., suite 202
This four-person ongoing group provides a cornerstone for prosperity and sanity for the established creative solopreneur. The individuals in these long-standing groups want it all: A balanced life, meaningful work, plus financial prosperity. More information
Marketing Group: Therapists & Healers - Build Your Practice
(Therapists, Naturopathic Physicians, Acupuncturists, and Other Healers)
Second and Fourth Wednesday of each month, 9:00 to 11:00 am, at 516 SE Morrison St. Suite 202 (map)
This six-person revolving group of therapists and healing professionals will give you the spark and support to attract more clients and build your business. In five months, you'll develop and carry out a marketing plan that fits your style. More information
With enough interest, we would be happy to schedule these additional workshops. Please notify us if you are interested:
- LinkedIn Job Search
- Interview Clinic
Our career counselor Kristin Schuchman, MSW will lead this discussion about professional transition for parents of young children. We'll chat about concerns about re-entering the workforce after an absence, updating your skill set, finding work that provides flexibility, and whether or not to seek more training or education. For questions or to RSVP, contact Kristin.
4040 NE Tillamook St.
Portland, OR 97212
Date & Time: TBD
The Historic Weatherly Building (1926)