#FBW2021 THE FUTURE OF FREELANCE: INTENTION. IMPACT. PURPOSE.

2020 Didn’t Stop Us … It Inspired Us to Grow, Virtually for Now.We now have amazing humans organizing #FBW2021 from Austin, Buffalo, Dallas, Denver, Kansas City, Miami and Tampa. And boy have they been busy creating an outstanding lineup of speakers for 2021.Tickets range from free for limited sessions to $99 for full access AND promoting your business […]

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LifeSciHub Fireside: IT support Strategies for Small Independent Businesses

One of the things independent consultants miss most about being in-house is IT support.  It’s rough going it alone!  This Fireside explores strategies for IT support as an independent. Register HERE

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LifeSciHub Fireside: Contemplating a Co Working Space?

In Q2 2021 the covid19 pandemic is entering a new phase.   Vaccines are rolling out.  Hopefully infection rates and deaths continue to decline.  People are thinking about traveling again, and returning to the office. This Fireside explores to pros and cons of using a co-working space. Register HERE

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LifeSciHub Fireside: Navigating Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is rapidly becoming a corporate standard, which is why LifeSciHub chose Teams for our Community Channel.  That said, it’s a bit, shall we say “clunky” and, perhaps, “hard to figure out”.  In this Fireside LifeSciHub troubleshoots Teams for independent consultants.  Since we don’t have parent companies supplying IT support, we have to figure […]

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LifeSciHub Fireside: Contract Terms 101

Reading contracts is task enough, comprehending the terms completely and confidently is another matter entirely.  Welcome to what LifeSciHub plans to be a regular topic of our Fireside Series- Contract Terms 101.  We will pick one thorny section of a standard contract, parse through the legalese to arrive at what that term really means. Register […]

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Bill Rate vs. Market Rate: Working With 3rd Parties

According to LifeSciHub research- the Life Sciences Independent Workforce Annual Survey- 48% of independent consultants list “finding work” as their biggest challenge.  Working directly with sponsors is the strong preference, however sometimes independent consultants are forced to work through third parties for contractual reasons. In this Fireside, LifeSciHub discusses the importance of knowing your “Market […]

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LifeSciHub Fireside: Pricing, Utility and Prudent Reserves- Managing Peaks and Valleys

According to our research, the  Annual LifeSciHub Life Sciences Independent Workforce Survey, managing the peaks and valleys was the third most cited challenge of independent consulting:  “The most heavily weighted challenges were finding work (48%), and business administration tasks (46%).  Managing workflow peaks and valleys was selected by 41% over all, but significantly higher for […]

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Monday Fireside March 8 2021: The PRO Act- What you need to know (and it’s not good for independent consultants)

Governments are getting into the independent consultant game, and as usual, it’s not going *quite* that efficiently.  On Monday March 8, 2021, the US House of Reps is looking at the PRO Act, a union-inspired labor law update that is mostly about strengthening unions.  No problems there, however, oddly, the bill also includes elements of […]

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A full day of Financial Literacy for Women in Celebration of International Women’s Day!

Topics Include: Planning for the Unexpected Understanding ETFs Asset Mix & Your Portfolio Financial Psychology Making Ends Meet in a Pandemic How to Start Investing Empowering Women to Create & Sustain Wealth Importance of a Will and Pitfalls Without One The Laws of Investing KEYNOTE SPEAKER Sponsored by TD Wealth INGRID MACINTOSH Keynote Presentation: Your […]

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