The b*free CORE program is a carefully designed immersive cohort experience for aspiring and new freelancers. We meet you where you are, focusing on three integrated, mutually reinforcing drivers for freelancing sustainably.
Building a sustainable freelance business
Mentorship, tools, and resources to identify your freelance focus; develop practical skills to grow and sustain your freelance business.
Values FOR living and working more freelY
Deepen your self-knowledge and self-trust to navigate the challenges of working and living with greater freedom.
Aligning Your work, mind, and body
Learn accessible and fun healing practices to integrate into your day to boost work productivity and wellbeing.
The b*free CORE immersive program is held live (in person) once a week for 5 weeks with 12-15 members per cohort. Each day integrates a focus on practical business skills, self-development, and health and wellness.
week 1 - we are free
∗ curating your inspiration
∗ what do YOU want to freelance in
∗ b*present - breath work + meditation
week 2 - we are gifted
∗ communicate your contribution
II. website + social media
III. experiential marketing
∗ fear(less) communication + public speaking
∗ b*connected - voice work + deep listening
week 3 - we are equal
∗ form + operate your business
II. bookkeeping + tax prep
∗ b*integrated - integrated, conscious movement
week 4 - we are in power
∗ relationships for your freelance foundation
∗ freelance work: step by step
I. get work
II. scope work
III. price work + negotiate
IV. contract + get paid + non-payment
V. start + navigate work
∗ b*centered - strengthen, soften + relate from the core
week 5 - we are grounded
∗ change :: fear :: uncertainty
∗ your health + wellness
∗ freedom in community
∗ b*whole - ground, root + calm nervous system
Additional Core Features
* Daily healthy, tasty breakfast + lunch provided
* Wellness station to explore healthy living tools + guides
* Beautiful relaxed setting conducive to learning, comfort, and fun!
* Weekly cohort support calls between immersive sessions
* Guided opportunities to connect with cohort and co-creators to grow your network
services for established, new, and aspiring freelancers include:
* personal 1-on-1 coaching
* coaching in a group setting
* mentorship + consulting on specific focus areas in your freelance journey (e.g. closing the deal)
* support to identify + prioritize meaningful and relevant work opportunities, potential collaborators, and people who can help scale your work
* access, introductions, and connections to our community and network of work opportunities, people, and organizations
We are building and evolving our community services and offerings in 2018-2019 TO responD to you! WE HEAR YOU + WE’RE COMING!!
b*free live events – workshops to meet your needs that integrate pragmatic skills, self development, and health + wellness; opportunities to connect with our co-creator mentors for support, and a chance to be and share with a supportive peer community
Click here for info on our next live event: How to Build a Sustainable Freelance Business Nov. 19th 2018 7-9pm in Brooklyn, NY
b*free online – access to online resources, including original content, to support the development of your business skills, self development, and your health + wellness
We’re working on an online version of week 4 of our curriculum and we’ll grow it from there. Check back soon!
We’ll also be launching our open, global live video call, Workplace as Healing Space in 2019. Stay tuned!