Date: September 20, 2018 to September 20, 2018
Where: Impact HUB San Francisco, 1885 Mission Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94103
Event Type: Business
Ticket Price: N/A
Freelancing is on the rise. For individuals, freelancing offers a compelling way to work with more flexibility and the freedom to create a desirable lifestyle. More and more organizations are moving beyond traditional employment practices to hiring freelance workers in order to find the skills they need when they need them. So, how can you take advantage of this trend and become a be your own boss? If you are thinking about becoming a freelancer, join us for Be Your Own Boss on Friday, September 20, 6:00pm–8:00pm, at Impact HUB San Francisco. In this interactive workshop, you will gain insights about being a freelancer and learn about tools and resources to help you get started as your own boss. Uptima Presents Rani Croager, co-founder of Uptima Business Bootcamp. Rani started Uptima to address the challenges of traditional entrepreneurship programs and business accelerators in providing accessible education and mentorship to a diverse group of entrepreneurs. Rani has drawn on more than 15 years of experience advising organizations on strategic and financial planning, capital raising and mergers and acquisitions to develop the model for Uptima. Prior to co-founding Uptima, Rani was a member of the founding team and vice president at Altius Education where she raised over $30 million of capital to fund development of the company’s educational ecosystem. Rani began her career as a successful investment banker and has led and participated in over 30 financing, merger, acquisition and joint venture transactions, representing over $15 billion in value, for leading technology companies.