Go to top
13 Feb

How to Ask for a Job Reference

It should be the easiest part of the job hunting process. It should only happen when both an employer and potential freelancer or employee are serious about working together. But so many people screw up references. They bandy them about to any employer who will open an e-mail or they don’t have them ready when..

06 Feb

To Buy Gear or Not to Buy Gear?

Students and new professionals are perpetually asking what the best gear is to get at any given price point. I hate to through my own industry under the bus (this may be a lie) but film students are very often the worst offenders. Yet almost none of them stop to question whether or not they..

01 Feb

Can I write my own freelance contract?

Disclaimer: I am not an attorney. Nothing in the following article should be considered legal advice.   Technically, yes, you can write your own contract. A contract does not have to be written by an attorney to be legally binding. But the real question, like so many things in life, is should you? And no, you..