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Free Work, or more specifically writing for free: when is it a good idea?

Free Work, or more specifically writing for free: when is it a good idea?

Free work is one of those things that triggers a lot of anger. And…well…understandably so. We live in an age of unpaid internships and an overwhelming amount of debt. So of course people get angry when they’re asked to work for free! So when should you accept free work? There are occasional exceptions to whenRead more about Free Work, or more specifically writing for free: when is it a good idea?[…]

Client Onboarding best practices: How to Avoid Clients From Hell

Client Onboarding best practices: How to Avoid Clients From Hell

Client onboarding best practices are what will protect you from terrible client experiences┬álike this client story that a client from hell user submitted: Client onboarding best practices & how they work: There are a lot of articles online about attracting their dream clients. But how are you supposed to know that a prospective client won’tRead more about Client Onboarding best practices: How to Avoid Clients From Hell[…]

Hiring copywriters: a brief intro to working with them

Hiring copywriters: a brief intro to working with them

Hiring copywriters can be daunting. Because more and more businesses are doing it. And┬ácontent production is on the rise. However, despite the rise of content production, not enough people understand the value & process involved in copywriting. Hiring copywriters: what you need to know Let’s start by breaking things down before you even think aboutRead more about Hiring copywriters: a brief intro to working with them[…]

Freelancing Lessons & Insight Based on Three Years of Experience

Freelancing Lessons & Insight Based on Three Years of Experience

If you’re looking for freelancing lessons and insight I have a lot to share. Because I’ve done something that not a lot of people have done: Got to year three of the journey. Sure, I feel like there’s so much left to learn. But that’s been a pretty consistent feeling overall over the long-term. SinceRead more about Freelancing Lessons & Insight Based on Three Years of Experience[…]

Blogger Networking & How/Where to Pull it Off

Blogger Networking & How/Where to Pull it Off

Blogger networking will get you in front of the right audience, and maybe even lead to a high-quality, long-term client relationship. Because if you have mutual audiences and mutual goals… Working together will be a win/win situation for: You And the blogger you’re working with For instance, bloggers often refer clients to other businesses whenRead more about Blogger Networking & How/Where to Pull it Off[…]