If you are an aspiring photographer one of the biggest pieces of advice I can give you is to get organized. If you are just starting out, now is the best time to go ahead and get those systems in place. If you have been at it for a while, I promise this will change your life!
If you are new to management systems, basically they are programs that exist to keep your business organized. They allow you to keep track of all of your clients, jobs and financial information. You can create and send invoices, clients can electronically sign contracts and you can keep track of business expenses and income, amongst other things.
Their are lots of great providers out there. A few that you might want to research are:
I did a ton a research, price comparisons and trials and finally settled on Dubsado and am SO happy with my decision. It has freed up so much of my time so that I am able to focus on my art and my clients and spend less time bookkeeping, mailing contracts, invoices, etc.
They have been so kind as to offer a code to my readers for 20% off your first month. Use the code “dubsado20” when signing up to get your discount.
Try it. You’ll love it!