6 Ways to Prove Your Writing Chops to Prospects. “No matter how long you’ve been at this, you’re only as good as that one line item clients want to see.” Lori Widmer dives into one of the common challenges that affects veteran freelance writers and graphic designers as well as those who are new to the game: a client who requests samples specific to their industry—and you don’t have anything in your portfolio to do the trick. [Read more…]
A quick plug for the Phoenix Holiday Author Event this weekend, December 6th, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at The Pressroom in downtown Phoenix (441 W. Madison Street). I’ll be among nearly 70 local authors from a wide variety of genres—fiction, children’s, spiritual, business, personal development, and more—signing books and talking books.
It’s a great opportunity to meet local authors, get your holiday shopping done for others, or to indulge your own book-buying habit. [Read more…]
Is your freelance business as healthy as you’d like it to be? Dr. Freelance specializes in diagnosing common, chronic and exotic freelance ailments as well as prescribing smart business cures. So, if you’re looking for the doctor who can help: Take two clients…and call me in the morning.