Rachel Brenke’s Schedule

Rachel Brenke is a nationally-known speaker and educator for small business owners (particularly photographers, creative industry and bloggers).  As a lawyer and business consultant she has consulted with thousands of clients to learn the legal ropes and successful business techniques for their businesses.  She is also author of TheLaundryList: A Mom’s Guide to Running a Successful Business and Home.

Year 2014

Feb 23-26 Senior's Ignite Conference

Learn the legalities of Senior Photography including how to handle clients, protect your business and manage contractual obligations.  In addition to keynote speaking, one-to-one question and answer sessions are available during the event.

Apr 10-13 CreativeLive

Achieve work/life balance” doesn’t have to be an abstract goal — it can be an immediate, concrete reality.  The blend of business fundamentals, legal skills, and real-life scenarios you’ll explore in this course will prepare you for anything you might face as a professional photographer, giving you more time to lead a stress-free, balanced life.

Apr 15 BizRevamp Online Webcourse

BizRevamp is the online course for photographers to learn how to form, maintain and grow your photography business.  Receive guidance on business formation, taxes, insurance, retirement, business planning, pricing and sales, web presence and client management

Apr 16 Northern Virginia Professional Photographers Association

By peeling back the layers of client management, it will remove the mystery andstress that pricing can bring to your photography business.   You’ll learn how to effectively plan and implement these strategies so your business runs more seamlessly.

Mar 2-6 WPPI

Learn various techniques for running your photography business from legal to biz to marketing.  The Laundry List will also be signed at an author meet & greet.

Jun 15 BizRevamp Online Webcourse

BizRevamp is the online course for photographers to learn how to form, maintain and grow your photography business.  Receive guidance on business formation, taxes, insurance, retirement, business planning, pricing and sales, web presence and client management

July 29 Legal Basics for Photographers

Finally! A resource to answer all of your legal questions and get your business on the right track legally. Online webinar on the basics of legal information you need to know as a photography business owner.

Aug 11 Clic Conference

Learn to Maximize Money with Legalities at the Clic Conference in Alexandria, Virginia.  Receive tips and guidance on how to eliminate Cooling Off Laws and make the final sale.

Sept 12-14 BloggyCon

Learn Privacy Policies and Legalities of E-mails Blasts to assist in keeping your blog out of hot legal water and comply with laws.  Learn how to stay within the CANSpam Act, FTC Disclosures, and Privacy Policy Requirements.

Oct 15 BizRevamp Online Webcourse

BizRevamp is the online course for photographers to learn how to form, maintain and grow your photography business.  Receive guidance on business formation, taxes, insurance, retirement, business planning, pricing and sales, web presence and client management

Year 2015

Jan 2 BizRevamp Online Webcourse

BizRevamp is the online course for photographers to learn how to form, maintain and grow your photography business.  Receive guidance on business formation, taxes, insurance, retirement, business planning, pricing and sales, web presence and client management

Jan 4-5 Creative at Heart

Achieve legal guidance on running your wedding industry business, including wedding planners, photographers, caterers and more.  Rachel will be walking you through wedding specific situations that may cause issues and prevent client referrals.