Get It In Writing! Free eBook from Solo PR Pro

Get It in Writing ebook coverLegal contracts can be one of the most daunting aspects of running an indie business. You know you need them, but where do you start? What format should you use? How do you determine what to include?

The free ebook, Get It In Writing! The Communications Consultant’s Guide to Contracts, delivers 45 pages of advice and 9 full contract examples to help. First published in 2011 by Solo PR Pro founder Kellye Crane and co-author Jenny Schmitt, of Cloudspark, Get It in Writing! has been accessed more than 7,200 times. A popular free resource created specifically for independent PR and marketing communication professionals, this widely-cited primer has been updated and expanded in the Second Edition.

Having solid contracts and agreements is one of the essential elements of a successful business. In this ebook, you’ll discover:

  • The 5 critical elements to include in every legal agreement
  • How to handle payment terms – so you won’t be sorry later
  • When to use a Letter of Agreement vs. a full contract
  • What to do if you’ve been operating without contracts
  • How to avoid common “gotchas” in client-provided legal documents
  • …and much more!

While not meant to substitute for the advice and counsel of a good lawyer, the ebook gives communications consultants a valuable starting point with concrete information and complete examples of Letters of Agreement, Full Contracts, Performance Agreements (used when working on events), Subcontractor Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs), and Speaking Agreements.

Good contracts can help protect you, your business and your partners – and they demonstrate to current and potential clients that you’re an independent professional serious about your business. If you’re a self-employed communications consultant, download this free 45-page ebook today and keep it as a handy reference.

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