Hey New Friends!
I'm so glad you've come over to my part of the internet!
Now that you're armed with your shiny new contract template, you'll need to take the time to work through it and make it your own.
Set aside a few hours to really get to know your contract. It will start to feel like your main sidekick! And don't forget to read about how to integrate your contract into your CRM!
And now that we've got that under control, you might have some other related questions. Like "What does this indemnification clause mean? " or "Hmm, this talks about an LLC.... should I become an LLC?!"
Don't panic! I've included a bunch of additional resources for you on this page, and I think that they are the perfect stepping stones to get you rocking and rolling!
So peek below for
✨ Articles on legal issues that affect YOU! and
✨ A quick and easy "win" when setting up your contract template signature block in a CRM
✨ Links to some other templates you might need along the way!
➡ And Don't Forget to use code "RRPFRIEND" for 20% off in our template shop! ⬅
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A quick and easy win...
CRMs like Honeybook, Dubsado, and 17Hats are great.
The only bad thing? The signature blocks.
The signature blocks in all three of these CRMs default to a personal signature, and are not set up so it is you signing on behalf of your company.
This is a serious issue when you have a business entity, such as an LLC or Corporation, because it can void out the “limited liability” you get from those entities.
When you sign personally, you sign as YOURSELF, not as the LLC or corporation.
➡ Your block should look like this:
Name: Bella Smith
I've made this video to walk you through how to change your default signature in Dubsado. This is an easy change that makes a huge difference!
You might need these....
need help drafting stronger contracts?
You've got a solid contract for your shoot sessions.
But did you know that even the best contract can be dismantled by poorly describing exactly what you're providing your clients?
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Because better contracts = more protection = less drama.
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