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Are You Ready to Expand Your Freelance Business?

So you’re creating the life of a freelance writer. You’ve been paid for your writing, you’ve had a few clients. You love the feeling of creating content — and getting paid. 477 more words


Grammar-ease: Lying vs Laying (Lie vs Lay)

Using lay versus lie has come up quite a bit, so here’s a re-do of my 2013 post on these tricky words.

Lay is an  785 more words


Grammar-ease: Toward vs Towards

In regard to whether to use “toward” or “towards” it boils down to personal preference as the words have the same definitions.

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Writer's Toolbox

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Have you ever heard that you should back up your data? It’s an important philosophy to embrace, and with today’s technology there isn’t any reason to ignore it. 572 more words


Grammar-ease: "Should have" vs "Should of"

This is a quick grammar post.

It’s simple: “should have” and its contraction “should’ve” are correct.  As are “would have” (would’ve) and “could have” (could’ve). 146 more words

Lisa J. Jackson

Planning out the year - where do you want to be 1 year from now?

Happy New Year!

Many folks are getting back to work today after enjoying some downtime during the holidays. If you had some time off, I hope it was refreshing and re-energizing. 458 more words


Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.

An inspirational quote to start off the week:

“Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.” – Wayne Dyer

Entrepreneur magazine is a great read whether you own your own business, plan to start your own business, or simply want to learn the ins and outs of ownership. 105 more words