Conferences

Communication Central’s annual Build Your Business conference, held every autumn, offers a wealth of information and resources for colleagues seeking to launch or improve their editorial businesses. Presentations by experts in various aspects of the field range from the practical, such as using key tools of the trade, to the conceptual, such as developing marketing and networking systems. All descriptions in this summary listing are excerpts. Click the title or the read more option for a full description.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Communication Central at conference (at) communication-central (dot) com.


Info about 2014 Communication Central speakers

Here’s a little info about some of this year’s conference speakers. Keynoter Jake “Dr. Freelance” Poinier (DearDrFreelance.com, MoreCowbellBooks.com, BoomvangCreative.com) is the owner of Phoenix-based Boomvang Creative Group and author of The Science, Art and Voodoo of Freelance Pricing and Getting … read more

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Registration open for 2014 Communication Central conference

Registration is now open for “Be a Better Freelancer! (Re)Invent Your Business,” the 2014 “Build Your Business” Conference of Communication Central. Registering early will give you the best rate for this practical, resource-packed event. It’s especially important to make your … read more

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Great news about speakers for 2014 Communication Central conference

Speakers at “Be a Better Freelancer! (Re)Inventing Your Business,” the 2014 conference of Communication Central, will cover a gamut of topics important to freelance writers, editors, proofreaders, indexers, graphic artists, photographers, webmasters and more. New to the event this year … read more

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Date and site set for 2014 Communication Central conference!

Start saving your shekels: The next Communication Central conference will be held Sept. 26-27, 2014, at the downtown Hyatt Regency hotel in Rochester, NY. This year’s theme is “Be a Better Freelancer! (Re)Inventing Your Business.” There also will be an … read more

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2013 Communication Central conference is a hit!

“Be a Better Freelancer – Marketing Magic and More for Your Business,” the 8th annual Communication Central “Build Your Business” conference, was a smash hit with participants and speakers! Watch this space for photos and highlights of this year’s conference … read more

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Reminder about location for 2013 Communication Central conference

The calendar listing in the Sept. 22 Democrat and Chronicle Business section notwithstanding, the 2013 Communication Central conference, “Be a Better Freelancer – Marketing Magic and More for Your Business,” on Friday and Saturday, September 27 and 28, and the … read more

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2013 Communication Central speaker info – who you gonna meet!

It’s almost time for Be a Better Freelancer: Marketing Magic and More, the 2013 Communication Central conference, Sept. 27-28 in Rochester, NY, with an Editorial Bootcamp on Sept. 29 at the same location. Registration is looking great, with room for … read more

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2013 Communication Central conference highlight – 4

You can benefit from this year’s Communication Central conference for freelancers, September 27-28, 2013, in Rochester, NY, even without attending the conference or being a freelancer. Why? Because we’re partnering with the Editorial Bootcamp to bring an all-day session of … read more

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2013 Communication Central conference highlight – 3

You may have heard or read 2013 Communication Central conference keynoter Rich Adin‘s “company” pitch before, but you probably haven’t thought about it in terms of opportunity, which is what he intends to emphasize by using the two e-mails that … read more

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Fun and education at Communication Central conferences!

“Looking forward to seeing you and the fine and now-familiar speakers and friendly attendees. This is the most fun a [freelancer] can have, eh?? Partying while learning—and all in the name of work. What could be better??!!” —Laurie Cullen, Alexandria, … read more

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