Hiring a brand new unknown freelancer is always a pain. You have to deal with first finding one, then vetting them, then making sure they stay up to par and one schedule and even the whole problem of having part of your business done by someone you don’t know! It’s a scary process.
Ruthan Brodsky wrote a wonder article entitled “How To Hire Freelance Writers.” If you’re not hiring at the moment, read it. If you are in the process of hiring writers, read it. If your hiring someone who isn’t a freelance writer … read it anyway!Continue reading
Outsourcing is the lifeblood of any outgoing business. No business how large or small can survive without some sort of outsourcing. If you think you’re hoofing it all alone, you’re not. Where do you get your electricity from? Your TV? Your internet? Your Webhosting? Your food? A lot of what we take for granted today […]Continue reading
Let’s be honest. Freelancing isn’t easy, especially when you’re a writer. Success, which comes as a slow ramp-up from usually humble beginnings, is defined only by the lengths of feasts between famines. Sometimes, work comes in faster than you can handle it. Other times, work comes in a trickle, if at all. To even get […]Continue reading
Want to start freelancing? Great! But are you ready? I mean, are you really ready to freelance? Do you know what you are going to do? What to do? Whom to work for? How about paying off current and immediate future’s bills? Do you know the answers to each of those questions? If not, maybe […]Continue reading