January 6, 2015 — In this talk, I would like to share with the audience my experience as a WordPress freelance consultant. Showing my mistakes and my successes during the last 5 years as a developer and being a very active member of the Spanish WordPress Community.
October 29, 2014 — How do you coordinate with clients when you are 10 time zones away?
What do you do when a client needs you but you’re flying over an ocean?
How do you get work done when living in a new place every week?
Daniel Espinoza shares what he’s learned about running a sustainable WordPress business while traveling the world with his family.
October 28, 2014 — Get a head start on the next step in your WordPress career by considering advantages, challenges, and tips from three job types in the WordPress economy.
Paul will share stories of the good, bad, and ugly from 7 years as a freelancer, 3 years as an agency co-founder, and 1 year as the Director of Recruiting at 10up.com, the largest WordPress agency in the world.
Want to step into freelancing? Take your business to the next level? Grow your team, or score the perfect agency job? This is the talk for you.
June 28, 2014 — Diana Huff gives great talk on creating a freelancer website, biased more toward marketing then tech or design.
Most information presented is very useful beyond just the creation of a freelancers site.
Don’t miss this one!
May 20, 2014 — A discussion of the software needed to run your freelance/agency business. IDEs to CRMs and everything in between. If you’re not sure you have all the pieces, or want to find out what options are out there, this session is for you.
October 10, 2013 — This talk is a retrospective of the first 414 days of a freelancer. This is not a “quit your job!” speech – just a straight-forward look at how the first year has gone, for better or worse.
June 9, 2013 — Focusing on a tightly targeted niche market, can free you from the ups and downs of accepting any and every client that hits our contact form. This presentation discusses how to pick the right niche, how to market your services or products to that market, and the path to grow beyond your one-man shop. Geared for WordPress consultants, and WP product creators.