Naming Your Business: How to Brainstorm a Killer Business Name

You guys, I won’t sugarcoat this: Finding the right business name is SO. HARD. Maybe it’s just me, but the multiple times I’ve done it have involved a lot of missteps. I’ve come up with some pretty weird business name ideas over the years. Lucky for you, though, I’ve gotten …

How I Built the Copykin Website in (Under) 2 Weeks

So if you missed it, last week I announced the launch of my new business, Copykin Editing Co. I also announced that you guys will be getting the behind-the-scenes perspective on what it’s like to build that business from the ground up. And that behind-the-scenes experience starts NOW! I wanted …

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5 Actually Good Reasons to Start Freelancing

A lot of people think freelancing is this holy grail of work. But as someone who’s freelanced for almost two years now, I can tell you that… surprise! It won’t actually solve all of your problems. That’s what I wrote about yesterday in 4 Terrible Reasons to Start Freelancing. However, …

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4 Terrible Reasons to Start Freelancing

Freelancing: The golden career. You get to work from home, work whenever you want, and still bring in the bucketloads, amirite? Something like that. In reality, as the gig economy grows, so do all the misconceptions about what it’s actually like to be a freelancer. So today I want to …