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Applying PEGs 15 to Your Everyday Business

Presented by Patricia McKiernan

Some of the most common problems a graphic artist faces are caused by miscommunication.  In this webinar, we’ll show you how to use the Pricing and Ethical Guidelines Handbook (otherwise known as, PEGs) to help you minimize or prevent problems that you will most likely encounter when dealing with clients.

Applying PEGs 15 to Your Everyday Business (Streaming Archive of Webinar)
Presenter: 
Patricia McKiernan
Recorded Running Time: approximately one hour
Price: FREE

About the Webinar

Some of the most common problems a graphic artist faces are caused by miscommunication.  In this webinar, we’ll show you how to use the Pricing and Ethical Guidelines Handbook (otherwise known as, PEGs) to help you minimize or prevent problems that you will most likely encounter when dealing with clients. The Handbook is more than just the pricing guidelines it contains. It is a rich source of information for the different facets of your business and make no mistake – when you set out on your own by freelancing, you are running a business. The Handbook has been a trusted guide for over 45 years and the current edition continues that tradition and can help you navigate the sometimes murky waters of being an independent contractor.

About the Presenter

Patricia (Tricia) McKiernan is the former Executive Director of the Graphic Artists Guild. She joined the Guild in January 2000 as Public Relations Manager, assumed the role of Administrative Director in October 2004, and served as Executive Director from 2007 until January 2016. During her tenure with the Guild, Tricia fielded questions on a daily basis from members and non-members on every topic imaginable about graphic art, including copyright and infringement questions. 

Tricia is the Executive Editor for the last 5 editions (11 through 15) of the Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines(PEGs) and is consulting on the pre-production process for the upcoming 16th edition. First published as a 20-page pamphlet, the Guild’s Handbookis a 400+-page book now and is considered to be the industry bible. It is an indispensible resource for those working within the industry, creators and buyers alike.

What people are saying about the book:

“If you are an individual freelancer wondering how to deal with scope creep on a project, a small studio owner challenged by running your studio profitably, or a staff artist struggling to figure out how to deal with a bad contract, PEGs 15 has plenty to offer.” Lara Kisielewska, President, Graphic Artists Guild

“Highly recommend this latest edition of the Guild Handbook, especially for freelancers starting their own business. Lots of information about contracts, pricing and working with clients. Sample contract forms are a great starting point for developing you own documents.” — A. Beason, Tennessee, USA

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September 19, 2018
2 PM ET, 1 PM CT, 12 PM MT, 11 AM PT
1 hour plus Q&A

Members join for free - as a benefit of membership. Follow the "Member Registration" button below - or email membership@graphicartistsguild.org directly. Include in the content of your email that you would like to attend the webinar and the name of the webinar, along with your name and member number.

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Join the live webinar by paying the "Early Bird Price" $30 through September 12. On or after Septermber 13th non-member prices return to $45. Or  join the Guild to attend FREE - as a benefit of membership.
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