Solo-Entrepreneurship – an insider perspective on freelancing as career option.
Get an inside perspective into the world of freelancing that allows you to judge, whether it could be a career option for yourself. This interactive session will allow you to demystify the market, understand the trends, know how much you can earn and what challenges to expect on the way. The session will be structured into three parts with
- David Lauber, MBA’15D: Former country general manager for Malt Community, a freelancing marketplace,
- Michael Ohr, MBA’06D: Executive freelance management consultant, mentor and coach
- Thy-Diep („Yip“) Ta, MBA’17D: Freelance coach, meditation and mindfulness trainer
16.50 -17.00 Registration and Welcome
17.00 – 17.20 Demystifying the Market
David will talk about the market, trends, typical daily rates, different types of
freelancers, providers that support freelancers and how to win customers.
17.20 – 17.40 Executive Freelancing
Michael will talk about his top learnings from working as a freelance
executive management consultant for more than 7 years and share his
17.40 – 18.00 Kicking It Off
Yip will share her motivations, ambitions and challenges, reflecting on the
experience she has, kicking off a freelancing business just this year. You will
get an inside perspective, what it feels like to start your business.
18.00 Wrap-up & Farewell