What Needs to Be in Your 1:1 Client or Services Contract?

What Needs to Be in Your 1:1 Client or Services Contract?

Whether you are a coach, web designer, VA, consultant, photographer, or stylist, having a client agreement in place that has all of the following terms in writing goes a LONG way in protect your business (also read as: will protect your income and keep you out of court - trust me, you do NOT want to end up in court).

Here are the different clauses your agreement should have and a bit about what they mean.  

 

Why 1:1 Contracts Are So Important!

Why 1:1 Contracts Are So Important!

It’s flu season...and the flu happens...SO do Nightmare Clients.

I tend to take my health for granted - I RARELY get sick, eat well (*most* of the time), workout (just started training for a marathon!), and overall have been lucky.  But sometimes I end up under the weather, with a weird pain (hello recent back pain, NO FUN!), or you know, need a good teeth floss.  

Knowing that I have health insurance and a doctor definitely gives me a sense of relief during my bedridden days. What if I didn’t have any protection in place? Of course I could go to an ER but no doubt the bill would end up being way more. I see insurance (and healthy lifestyle) as a foundational layer in protecting ME!  

 

Live Event Contracts: What You Need to Know

Live Event Contracts: What You Need to Know

It’s Fall and a lot of us (myself included) may be thinking about 2018 Masterminds or other live events in COOL places next year!  But did you know that by hosting an in-person event or retreat that you are opening yourself and your biz up to A LOT more liability than if you were working solely online?  

What’s the Difference? Copyright vs Registered Copyright vs Trademark

What’s the Difference?  Copyright vs Registered Copyright vs Trademark

As a content producer, it is important to know how to best protect your brand and your content. That’s why it is so important to know the difference between copyright, registered copyright, and trademarks.

 

 

Before You Hire...Read This

Before You Hire...Read This

If you are about to pay for services and this amazing new hire does not send over a contract for you to sign - RED FLAG ALERT.  It’s not to say they aren’t amazing and great at what they do, but it means they haven’t taken the time to legally protect their business and therefore, are leaving you without protection either.