5 Safety Nets Every Entrepreneur Needs

Last fall I didn’t expect to have emergency surgery. But when the words tumor and cancer come out of your doctor’s mouth, you pretty much…

Writers Share How They Stay Focused and Disciplined

Sometimes the hardest thing about writing is sitting down to do it. We love talking about being writers, brainstorming what to write and even doing…

5 Reasons to Spend More Time On Google+

Social media isn’t just for wasting time. If you’re a marketer, writer or small business owner, social media is a (mostly) free way to get…

How to Increase Productivity in 30 Minutes a Day

It’s easy to click over to Facebook and waste the last half hour of your day. Funny memes. Cute cat pictures. Spicy status updates. They…

From Newsroom to Home Office: A Journalist’s Take on Full-Time Freelancing (Video)

A few summers ago, I was honored with the Writer of the Year award from Skyword, a content marketing company based in Boston. During my…

6 Toxic Behaviors Killing Your Freelance Writing Business

  A week doesn’t go by without tackling questions about making it as a freelance writer. Yes, I work. No, I’m not looking for a…