How to Survive a Break Up with a Freelance Writing Client


It happens to the best of us. The worst happens. Despite our good intentions and noble efforts, a client “cans” us. Or we decide, due to creative differences, that working with someone is not in our best interest.
Parting of…

Top 5 Myths About Freelance Writing

Carol M. Highsmith

I am the envy of many of my friends. My life as a freelance writer conjures up in their minds a life of leisure, a daily uniform of pajamas and bunny slippers, and mid-day Margaritas.
The reality?
I’ve logged in several…

Freelancer Operating Costs You Can’t Afford to Live Without


It was 10: 43 on a Sunday Morning. Anxious to tie up some loose ends, I clicked on my computer to check my emails for the status of clients’ projects. Much to my horror, there was a warning message in the…

Seven Things Freelancers Should Never Do To Gain Or Maintain a Client


“Desperate times call for desperate measures.” In a tough economy, some entrepreneurs may be inclined to use this expression to justify getting a little more “creative” in their business practices and principles.
This in an effort to stay afloat and…