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Budgets – My Arch Enemy Finally Shows its Face

Am I the only one who absolutely hates dealing with finances? I guess that was the only thing I didn’t really consider when I decided to go for a career as a freelancer – and now I’m stuck trying to figure out my taxes because I’m not sure I can afford an accountant… Luckily, my mom is a realtor and has had to file her own taxes for years so she is going to help me figure it out! 527 more words

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The Greatest Feeling: Accomplishment!

I have to say, one of the things that I love the most about being a freelancer is the feeling of accomplishment. Every time I finish off an article, e-book or blog post I get a small sense of accomplishment that flows through me and that motivates me to keep going. 734 more words

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How Reading has made me a Better Writer

I’m sure you’ve heard it before, but I really think this is an important topic to cover. As a writer for the past 10+ years, I can honestly say a lot of what I have learned has not been from text books, creative writing classes or anything like that. 765 more words

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I’m a Procrastinator, but IT WORKS FOR ME (How to Be a Productive Procrastinator)

So if you’ve ever thought you were the worlds’ WORST procrastinator, I’m here to tell you, you’re wrong. That’s me – over and over again, day after day, I procrastinate. 592 more words

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What Do You Do When Your Muse Goes on Vacation?

I don’t think I know a writer who doesn’t use the term “muse” from time to time. Your muse is your inspiration – the reason you do what you do. 670 more words

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Why Freelancers Have it Right

I have to say, I am not an expert on freelancing yet by any means, but I think that this is one of the greatest life choices I’ve made yet. 476 more words

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Learning to Pick the Right Projects (and when to say no!)

As a new freelancer I had no concept at what was “too little” to work for and I think a lot of new freelancers run into this problem at first. 762 more words

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