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Six Tips to Easily Onboard Your Crew with Digital Production Solutions

In our Evolution of the Production Office study, 93% of entertainment industry professionals indicated that they could benefit from digital solutions, but nearly 40% of respondents indicated that the crew not being ready is a reason to not fully...
02 December 2019

Production, Digital Solutions, Going Digital 101

'It’s Almost like a Dating App but for Casting'

  Growing up, Rum Sheikhani was a self-proclaimed “nerdy child,” tinkering around on the new world wide web, teaching herself HTML, CSS, and building websites. After getting a degree in accounting, then working in public accounting for PWC and...
25 November 2019

Production, Digital Solutions, The GreenSlate Podcast

Required California Sexual Harassment Training Latest Updates

What type of training is required? Who is required to provide and complete the training? And what does this mean for your production?
22 October 2019

News, Production

Employer of Record…should it be your entity, or your payroll provider's?

There’s a lot of talk in the production industry about how to find the best pricing model for your projects. The common options are either to have an Employer of Record (EOR) payroll service company, or choose to be the Employer of Record yourself...
28 August 2019

Finance, Expenses, Production, Budgets

What Your Production Should Know About Paid Sick Leave Laws

While there are currently no federal legal requirements for paid sick leave benefits, which allow employees to take time off to take care of health issues and differ from both PTO and vacation time, several states and cities allow employees to earn...
29 July 2019

News, Production, Budgets

It’s a Good Time to be a Production Accountant

IN DEMAND Production Accountants are a uniquely skilled and vital freelance workforce. More projects are being greenlit than ever before, demand is coming from every direction, and the increasing number of media platforms and changes to television...
01 July 2019

Production, Service

New Jersey tax incentives are back. And so are The Sopranos.

Direct from the Film Office — We recently interviewed Steve Gorelick, Executive Director for the New Jersey Motion Picture and Television Commission. Among the topics discussed were New Jersey’s new incentives program and the reasons filmmakers...
14 June 2019

News, Tax, Production, Direct from the Film Office, Incentives

Keep Your Production on Track with These 7 Work Safety Tips

Sets can be ever-changing and often even hazardous workplaces, but you may be surprised to learn that most on-set injuries are preventable and the result of rushing and missing simple, avoidable hazards.
28 May 2019

News, Production

5 Ways GreenSlate Can Help You Spend Less Time in the Office

With GreenSlate’s paperless workflow and remote capabilities, even if your team is in different locations, they can collaborate on the fly. Just think of the trips to the production office you won’t need to take.  
22 April 2019

Production, Green Initiatives, Digital Solutions

How Do Digital Solutions Reduce Your Carbon Footprint?

Did you know… Producing one sheet of paper takes 3 gallons of water? Making 88 sheets of paper releases 1 pound of CO2?  It takes an entire tree to create 16.67 reams of paper? 
18 April 2019

Client Projects, Production, Green Initiatives, Digital Solutions