Writing & Business

Case Study: Full-time Freelancer in Just 6 Months

Case Study: Full-time Freelancer in Just 6 Months

Wondering if the 7-week Set Yourself Up For Freelancing Success e-course is right for you? It is an AWESOME online program that will help you if you have any questions about how to start freelancing, if you feel overwhelmed with freelancing, or if you want to take your freelance business…
Blog Newsletter Welcome Email Template

Blog Newsletter Welcome Email Template

One of my dear blog friends contacted me a last week to inquire if she could use my blog newsletter welcome email as a template for her own, because she loved it so much. Of course I said yes---and since I see questions ALL THE TIME about what to send your email…
My Freelancing Story: The 6-Year Journey to Success

My Freelancing Story: The 6-Year Journey to Success

Get the FREE 8-day e-course for new freelancers I didn’t always know I wanted to be a small business owner. In fact, 10 years ago I never would have thought that this is where I’d be today.  It’s been an amazing and wonderful experience, and I’ve learned SO MUCH along…
How to Get Your First Clients: Day-by-Day Breakdown

How to Get Your First Clients: Day-by-Day Breakdown

New to freelancing? Click here to get the FREE 8-day Freelancing 101 mini course >> There are so many questions I get from new and struggling freelancers every day, but one of the most common is, “how can I find clients?”  Finding that first client is a big step. It’s…
10 Truths About Freelancing That No One Ever Talks About

10 Truths About Freelancing That No One Ever Talks About

Freelancing seems awesome and, let's be honest, it IS awesome. Working whatever hours you want, wherever in the world you want; choosing super fun projects to work on; being your own boss... I love it. But there are some VERY important hard truths about freelancing that no one ever really…
So you want to work from home full-time… now what?

So you want to work from home full-time… now what?

Working from home is one of my most favorite of things! It's not for everybody, but if it's right for YOU, it can be an absolutely amazing experience. After you've overcome the challenge of figuring out whether working from home is something that's a good fit for you, however, you…
The WHY of Burnout: Your Burnout Assessment

The WHY of Burnout: Your Burnout Assessment

Last week during the #CreativeCoffeeHour Twitter chat, one of the questions that came up was around what we can do to manage emotional burnout in creative work. I mentioned the importance of assessing WHY we feel burned out, and instantly had others asking me for tips on how to understand…