Episode 182: How to Hire Associate Photographers – Sarah Willey

Are you ready to grow your team with associate photographers, but fear you won’t find the right people for the job?

In episode 182 of the Bokeh Podcast, Sarah Willey joins us to share how she grew her business by hiring associate photographers, plus she gives an inside look at the process she followed to find them. If you’re interested in adding to your team, listen to Sarah’s advice on finding and employing photographers under your brand.

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Time Technique: Pomodoro Technique is a time management method developed by Francesco Cirillo in the late 1980s. The technique uses a timer to break down work into intervals, traditionally 25 minutes in length, separated by short breaks.

The Lesson: Be open to feedback and constructive criticism.

The Gear Bag: 70-200mm

Mentioned in this Episode: Annie Leibavits

Tips for Employing Associate Photographers:
1. Find people who’s personality matches yours.
2. Open up the opportunity to your clients when you’re not available.
3. Be consistent in participating in your brand so your client continue to receive the same experience.

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