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Spark Manhattan Freelancers Meetup: Sharpen Your Brand

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WeWork Grand Central

450 Lexington Ave

Entrance on 45th St

Manhattan, NY 10017

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Welcome to Freelancers Union SPARK!

We host meetups for freelancers by freelancers: we invite you to bring your expertise, questions, and elevator pitches to the table to workshop and discuss.

Join us on the first Wednesday of every month (and our Facebook group for in-between events) to meet other entrepreneurs in the area, get inspired, and talk about stuff like...

OCTOBER’S SPARK:

Your brand represents what you can offer for a potential client. A strong visual brand will build trust and credibility. Through brand consistency and clarity, clients will know what to expect every time they work with you.

October SPARK will feature an interactive discussion and workshop on how to sharpen your brand. Whether you’re starting out, refocusing your business, or thinking about growth, you should ask yourself key questions about what your brand is communicating.

Together we’ll focus on:

  • Articulating your brand effectively and consistently

  • How to ‘sell you’ rather than your services

  • Where to invest in building your brand

There will also be time to network with other freelancers who may be able to offer tips you hadn’t considered before.

Regardless of industry, we all share similar experiences as independent business owners! We try to ensure everyone leaves with insights and connections that will help their business thrive.


SPARK is built on the premise that we’re stronger together than we are on our own.

Check out our NY Facebook group to swap jobs, resources, and meet other people who love their "boss!"

The national conversation is live at #FreelanceSPARK. Join us in a whole bunch of cities cities across the country!

Quick tips:

Yes, this event is for freelancers of all industries. We're all connected by our efforts to succeed in the gig economy.

No, this event will not be taped- it's a meetup!

Sometimes we do bring in an expert speaker- we'll announce that above.



SPARK is sponsored by:

Qapital is the money saving app that lets you save for the things you want just by doing the things you do. Set up savings Goals (like a vacation or paying down debt). Then set up Rules to automatically save for them. There’s even a Freelancer Rule to set aside a certain % for taxes when you get paid. Freelancers Union members get $10 towards any goal when you start saving. Click here to download with the Freelancers Union special offer!

SPARK Manhattan is brought to you by:

About Freelancers Union

Freelancers Union is a membership organization that provides benefits, resources, and advocacy for 350,000 independent workers nationwide. To learn more or join, visit freelancersunion.org. Membership is free.




About WeWork Grand Central

WeWork is the platform for creators. We provide the workspace, community, and services you need to make a life, not just a living. To learn more about the WeWork locations in New York City, click here to book a tour or send an email to joinus@wework.com. Make sure to let them know you were referred by Freelancers Union!

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