I want other struggling freelancers to know that you aren’t alone, even if the online world says otherwise. I see you, and I see your struggles. The solution is all about making a choice. So what will you choose? Misery or positivity?
Read more The real struggles of professional freelancing
Freelancer burnout is inevitable even if you do everything correctly and take all of the advice that you can. But why? Here’s my take on it.
Read more Why is burnout so high in freelance careers?
Engaging with writing and learning how to constantly improve the clarity and engagement of that writing has helped me overcome many barriers in how I communicate with people. My story is not unique. Many find strength in writing that they lack elsewhere.
Read more Why does improving your writing matter?
My panic lists help me organize the smaller things, remember the larger ones, and accommodate the really large ones. It helps me keep on top of everything to do with my business so that nothing slips through the cracks.
Read more What is a panic list and why do I use them for freelancing?
It might sound strange, but charging a fair but decent freelancer rate will impress many new and existing clients. It shows that you take your skills and job seriously and know your worth.
Read more How to change your prices as a freelancer
When hunting for a way to help you offer something special for readers, it’s all about sticking with the simple things and appreciating just what they would appreciate.
Read more How to improve views and engagements for website content
I decided years ago to set goals that will keep me working on the hard days and help me see each month, quarter, and year as a success — no matter what’s in the bank account or how many people spell my name wrong.
Read more Ask the Writer: how do you define goals and success?
As I’ve talked about briefly before, I came pretty late into writing. It started out with a short story scribbled on the back of a piece of homework, rewriting the ending of a novel I’d read that hadn’t ended the way I wanted it to. Fast forward 16 years, and I’m now a full-time professional business…
Read more Ask the Writer: what got you started in professional writing?
Your first big freelancing job is going to be so exciting but a little intimidating, too. These tips will help you plan appropriately for it to accomplish it as flawlessly as possible!
Read more How to schedule long-term and large projects
While none of these tools will do the job of freelance writing for me, they certainly help make some parts of it easier. The client feels that ease as much as I do, so I see it as really important when looking for the best of both worlds.
Read more My favourite apps and online platforms for writing