Dear Freelancer: It’s OK to Take a Day Off (And 6 Ways It Will Improve Your Career)

Dear Freelancer: It’s OK to Take a Day Off (And 6 Ways It Will Improve Your Career)

We need to manage our stress levels better as a self-employed workforce. I’ve struggled with finding balance between days off and deadlines, but have slowly discovered that the best way to get uninterrupted time away from work tasks is to…schedule time off just as I would a work task.

A Pep Talk for New Freelance Writers

A Pep Talk for New Freelance Writers

Hey, there. I’m Angela. Maybe you’re diving into the freelance lifestyle for some extra side cash, or you’re launching a career, like I have. Kudos…

How I Find My Creative Flow for Optimal Writing

How I Find My Creative Flow for Optimal Writing

When I’m there, I’m there. For a writer, nothing is more satisfying than dropping into a completely calm, relaxed state of creative flow. The words…

Expressing Gratitude Makes Us Better in Business

Expressing Gratitude Makes Us Better in Business

I’ve been digging into the analytics again. For the past month, quarter and year, one post on the Web Writing Advice blog has gathered the…

How to Fire a Really Bad Client That Makes You Miserable

Not all contract partnerships work. Occasionally things don’t go as planned and it’s necessary to evaluate your situation and decide whether or not it should…

Igniting the Motivation Mindset

Freelancers, side-hustlers, start-up folks — I hear you. As I scroll through Twitter, I too relate to the common concerns of working toward goals without…