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…

Writing Relationships: 3 Quick Tips for Working With Freelancers

In the writing world, you’ll find a melting pot of professionals. You have the causal freelancers who channel their passion for words in the evenings…

What is Scope Creep?

You’ve wrapped up the final draft of your latest blog post. Ahhh! Success! A few hours after you send it off, you get a message…

Do You Have a Work-From-Home Policy?

It happened. You finally get to work-from-home. As you dream of being creative from the couch, wearing pajamas 24/7 and taking as many breaks as…

My 20-Year Freelance Anniversary Story: Film, Paper, Scissors

It was 1998. I juggled full-time classes at the University of Iowa and snapped pictures part-time for my hometown daily newspaper, the Quad-City Times, in…

3 Reasons to Outsource to a Freelance Writer

Writing isn’t a one-size-fits-all task. Sometimes you or your co-worker aren’t the best people to write the content needed. Enter, freelance writers. We’re a tough…