Crystal Henrickson sees her work life in projects -- from launching Yelp Canada to playing Community Director on Demand with more than 25 startups, to launching UBC’s Community Management Award of Achievement program in Continuing Studies -- for the past 10 years she’s always worked in some freelancing capacity. While functionally working in community and marketing, helping other solo-business owners has always played a role. Co-founding Talent Collective in 2015, Crystal now spends her days helping people who have taken the entrepreneurial leap! She is the co-producer of UP Conference on October 13, 2016 at UBC Robson Square in Vancouver. UP focuses on business of running a freelance business and helps self-employed entrepreneurs level up their business game.