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Business for Creatives – The Long-term Mindset

Business for Creatives – The Long-term Mindset

While visiting Sydney earlier this year, I had a good long chat with Den Lennie about the challenges of building and sustaining your Production Company, as well as how to…

The Accidental CFO: Tax Flow for Freelancers

The Accidental CFO: Tax Flow for Freelancers

It’s that time of year again when freelancers in the US feverishly organize last year’s receipts, throw the numbers into a tax program (or at a poor accountant…

The Accidental CFO: The Section 199A Deduction

The Accidental CFO: The Section 199A Deduction

What was Congress thinking, passing major tax reform a week before the holidays when there was still some serious shopping days left? Even if you did take time away from…

Looking back on 2017, ahead to 2018 – PVC Roundtable Discussion

Looking back on 2017, ahead to 2018 – PVC Roundtable Discussion

Scott Simmons The Editblog When I got to looking back over 2017 I’m stuck by the fact that I’m not really struck by anything particularly ground…

Working for Cheap, Like Real Cheap – A PVC Roundtable Discussion

Working for Cheap, Like Real Cheap – A PVC Roundtable Discussion

As the media production climate continues to change so do the rates which video professionals charge to create that media. If the image above is indicative of a lot markets…

Use your iPhone with Project Fi from Google and save $$ per month: Two different methods and their consequences

Use your iPhone with Project Fi from Google and save $$ per month: Two different methods and their consequences

As of publication date of this article, there are 3 Google Nexus Android phone models that work officially with Google’s revolutionary Project Fi telephone service. I happily use one…

Some simple advice for those seeking out work

Some simple advice for those seeking out work

I’ve had an interesting couple of weeks as I work through one of the busier times of the year. I had been looking for an assistant editor to…