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Thinking Out Loud is a Substack newsletter that focuses on freelancing, venture capital funding, and diversity in the industry. Created by the founder of BlackFreelancer.com and an early stage investor at Atento Capital.


Sterling Smith

I'm the author of The Black Freelancer Insider, a weekly newsletter featuring insight that help freelancers grow their business using the recommending the best tools to help them along the way. I also invest in early stage statups at Atento Capital.