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Get Your Business Together

So You Wanted to Own a Production Company?

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • TYDEF Studios

Service Description

If you're a creative that LOVES being creative, are overwhelmed by about the business of it all, then this is the program for you. The hard truth is, once you've booked your first contract or freelance creative project, you've now become a production company and now you're subject to an array of challenges, liabilities, taxes and laws that employees don't have to worry about. This 5-week, online program is designed to provide you with everything you need to start and operate your production company that will eventually allow you to stop doing everything yourself and focus on the thing you want to do the most, BE CREATIVE. Actors, agency owners, camera operators, directors, producers, designers, etc. Whether you're a solopreneur or you currently have a team and you're overwhelmed and unsure how to set your business up for success and protection, rest assured that after this course and mentorship program, you'll have all the keys to sustainably secure and even scale your business, if you choose to do so. Via 90-Minute weekly small-group Zoom meetings, we will cover: • Legal Entities and Liabilities • Contracts and Service Agreements (Q&A with an Entertainment Lawyer) • Fiduciary Best Practice (Q&A with an Entertainment Accountant) • Structuring Your Business and It's Systems (Q&A with a Systems Advisor) • Hiring, Firing, and Inspiring: Managing Worker and Client Expectations What you will be provided: • A budgeting spreadsheet tailored for your business • A service agreement template for your business • A systems template for standardizing your business In addition, you are entitled to weekly, 30-minute one on one sessions with Tyrrell where you can ask questions and get help with the tasks that you may not be clear on for your business. PLUS an additional 30-days of exclusive access to ask Tyrrell questions as they arise after your 5-week program ends. Who is Tyrrell? Tyrrell Harrell has worked for over 20 years in the entertainment industry. As an employee, contractor, and now as the owner of one of the premiere production companies in the world, Tyrrell and his teams have been trusted by the some of the biggest brands including, Disney, Marvel, Bud Light, Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, Apple, Universal Music Group, and many more. His extensive network and knowledge of running both successful and failed production companies across a range of segments in the entertainment industry uniquely places him as a go to source for advice and support.


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Contact Details

  • 1899 Powers Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA, USA

    + (678) 770-4557

    contact@tydefstudios.com


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