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This refers to individuals and businesses with a portfolio on the Onesha platform looking to get permanent jobs, one-time gigs, be sub-contracted by a company or get part-time jobs.
Onesha is an invite only platform as of 2021, one gets to join Onesha through the following channels:
After invitation/signing up from any of the above channels, creatives will go through a rigorous vetting process that examines the skillsets below:
Once a creative fulfilled the above, they will be considered a member of The Onesha Creative Network. Onesha has now launched its creative services marketplace that enables you to:
Your Profile is what clients will see to assess your skills and review your work. To make it as strong as possible, and to rank higher within the platform, please adhere to the following:
Your Profile Picture needs to have a clear background and should focus on your waist upwards
For each service you create, ensure you add details that describe what you are selling and what value users will get. Add an image of the services you are giving. Services without this will be deactivated. If you need assistance with this, let us know.
Onesha is a platform for sharing your own creative work — not for uploading or sharing other people's work that you like. Please do not upload projects related to non-creative services or products that you are selling. If you want to show your appreciation for someone else's work, you can scroll to the bottom of the project and click the "Like" button, you can leave them a positive comment, or you can promote their work via social sharing sites like Twitter, Facebook or Pinterest. Do not upload other people's work into your own portfolio. This creates confusion about who originally authored the work and may lead to a ban on your profile. We are all about people getting credit for what they create.
Onesha aspires to be a welcoming and inclusive community. Please don’t post content that is:
When sending a message to a creative, please follow these guidelines:
Don't present other people's work as your own or overstate your own role in creating something. Don't use other people's trademarks without permission. If you aren't sure whether your use of someone else's content or trademark in your own work is legal, you can consult publicly available reference materials at the Kenyan Copyright Official website, the Kenyan Patent & Trademark Office website, the Chilling Effects website, or talk to an intellectual property attorney. If you want to report misuse of your own creative work or your own trademark by one of our users, you can do that here.
If you have a contract or other dispute with a Onesha user about content they have uploaded to our site, please click the "message" button on that user's profile and ask them to take it down. We can't moderate contract or other disputes between our users and the public.
Concerning copyright transfer to clients by creatives, all creatives are to take responsibility of transferring the rights of usage to the client. NOT ONESHA.
ONESHA MAY USE A CREATIVE’S CONTENT POSTED ON THE ONESHA WEBSITE FOR MARKETING PURPOSES OF THE CREATIVE’S WORK TO PROSPECTIVE CLIENTS. THIS MAY BE IN FORM OF SPONSORED POSTS OR FEATURE ON OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES AND BLOGS. HOWEVER, ONESHA WILL NOT GO TO THE EXTREMES OF USING YOUR CONTENT IN MAINSTREAM MEDIA LIKE TV, RADIO AND BILLBOARDS UNLESS IT’S A TASK EXECUTED BY A CREATIVE IN RESPONSE TO A JOB POSTING ON THE ONESHA WEBSITE.
All payments to creatives shall be done via Mobile Money (Mpesa Number), Paypal, Cheque or Wire Transfer from our bank account as specified in the terms below.
Creatives get paid after the client is satisfied with the task done. Creatives collect their payment after the job is done via the payment channels above.
Creatives give their quotes to clients for the jobs they seek to undertake. Depending on the labour, time and resources required, provide a quote as to how much you will charge. Always be clear on how much you charge. Do not bring other charges after you’ve confirmed the price.
Onesha takes a 20% commission on job value. Note that this is a markup on the creative's quote therefore the client is not affected. For creatives, take this into account as you give your quotes.
Each job shall have 2 reviews by the client before the creative is paid the full amount.Onesha holds the money safely for the client.
All jobs must be completed as per the client's timeline, with a 1 week grace period after which your account will remain inactive for 1 month.
For Jobs that require physical presence, communicate with the client a day before the job or contact Onesha at 0712983630 or email@example.com for any facilitation.
Onesha creatives must fulfill their job orders, and may not cancel job orders on a regular basis or without cause.
For Businesses with accounts on Onesha, Onesha shall remit 75% of payment made by the client to the business handling the task before commencing on the job.