Why I Quit Freelancing

Why I Quit Freelancing

After 8 months, I knew it was time to throw in the towel. In November of 2015, after a few years of writing blog articles and running social media pages, I quit my job as a social media specialist at one of Arizona’s top advertising agencies and started calling myself a freelance writer. I was full of hopes, dreams, and some …

graduating students who needed to get internships

You need an internship. Here’s how to get one.

It pains me to think of today’s college students. College is becoming more and more of a requirement to getting an above-minimum wage job, yet it’s being sold as a summer camp. And even if you’ve got your head buried in your books and you’re pulling through with decent grades, it doesn’t guarantee you a job. We’ll dive into the …

How to Price Your Services as a Freelancer

How to price your services as a freelancer

You know what bothers me? Reddit. Okay, that’s a lie. I love Reddit. I follow a few startup-focused subreddits and I love hearing what everyone else is doing in their businesses. But the part of Reddit that miffs me is, specifically, this subreddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/freelanceWriters/ You want to know why? Because it’s on this forum that I learned that some of you …

How to Write an About Page that Actually Makes Sales

How to Write an About Page that Actually Makes Sales

Did you know that for most websites, the about page gets the most traffic? Scary! There are so many business owners out there who aren’t putting the due time and effort into their about pages. They either leave it brief without any real detail, or else go overboard and write long, winding descriptions about their life and their kids and their …