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5 Great Ways to Plan Your Writing Schedule

A friend of mine frequently takes the mickey out of me for my OCD-levels of scheduling and planning when it comes to my writing work. It all started when I was working at a marketing company, and the MD was constantly telling me to use a calendar to schedule the work of the multiple clients I had. 802 more words


What would YOU like to be paid?

Tell me, if you were a freelance writer, what would you like to be paid for the following job?

(Note: this ad has been copied directly from the website, so any spelling or grammatical errors are that of the advertiser). 1,881 more words


There is a First Time for Everything

I thought it might be interesting to share with you the first chapter of the first book I ever wrote. It was a young adult book that takes place in the White House about the daughter of a president – a girl named Summer. 766 more words

The Surprising Choice for Your Next Project Manager

Business leaders depend on writers for great words. But did you know that a great writer can also be a great leader? The next time you’re looking for a leader in initiatives related to corporate communications, human resources, or public relations, consider your writer at the top of the list. 399 more words

Freelance Writers

Building a freelance writing career from nothing

Guest author: Steven M

I started freelancing seriously just before last Christmas. I’d dabbled before, but not with any clear intent. At that time, I naively thought being a literary gun for hire would lead to an avalanche of jobs. 593 more words


Freelancer Job Websites – Good and Bad

I signed up with lots of freelancer job websites when I first started out penning marketing articles for internet clients and over time whittled these down to an amazing ‘one’ site that seemed to be worthwhile and not a total waste of time and effort. 500 more words


Are freelance writers meant to be cheated?

Howdy? A big Sunday hello and am here penning my first post on this blog. It took me being cliffed by an overseas client on payment to begin the blog. 51 more words

Freelance Writers