If you want to succeed as a working freelance writer, it’s important to know what rules you have to pay attention to, and the ones you can ignore. Here’s everything you need to know about the advantages of a freelance writing career, and how to get started.
Want to make an extra bit of cash on the side? Here are jobs you can freelance on the side that are always in demand. Check these jobs out – some are unusual freelance jobs that you might not have considered – or even heard of! All these jobs can be done from anywhere in the world.
To be successful as a freelancer you need to set yourself up the right way. Here is part 1 of my 3 part series all about freelancing. Read about how to get set up, what to expect and the hidden challenges you might encounter.
Remote work is the dream of many, including my husband and me. I have been thinking about whether I could do my job from anywhere in the world, and the answer for me is probably “yes”. But there are lots of things to consider first. Our dream is pretty simple – we want to own […]
There are a few things to really think about when you plan to intern as an adult. The good news is, more and more people are now doing work experience, or internships, at older ages, prompting the BBC to put together this comprehensive study on older interns. There was even a movie made a couple […]
A career in content writing has been one of the best decisions I ever made. I began my career as a broadcast copywriter, writing radio ads. I transitioned into copywriting for various big brands, and now work as a Content Strategist, managing and coaching other writers and content producers – does this sound like the […]
PwD or People with Disabilities still face discrimination in the workplace, and when job seeking. Around one in five people has, or will acquire a disability. This means that if we do not have a disability, that we probably know someone who does. What counts as a disability varies from country to country, and changes […]
So, what is your perfect career? A few years ago I took a long, hard look at myself. I had been working in radio (broadcast media) for over a decade and I wanted to transfer to a more stable, growth industry, as radio was becoming too competitive, too unstable and was showing little growth. I […]
Finding a career for your personality type is something to consider. Your inherent personality can really affect what type of job you’ll be successful in. There are many types of careers out there, and many personality tests. The Myers-Briggs testing system is very well known, as has been used to assess personality types for decades. […]
Searching for a job can be a difficult process. In fact, it’s becoming harder, as the job market broadens and electronic methods of applying gain popularity. Sometimes it can feel like you’re just sending out resumes into the ether, with very little response. Let’s face it: applying for a job is more like entering a […]
Online writing jobs are becoming more and more popular. With the rise in the importance of search rankings and the increasing ability for people to self-publish, there has never been a greater demand for online writing talent. The good news is, there is plenty of work out there if you know how to find it. […]
Like working, but not in an office? Having a full-time office job isn’t for everyone. We’re not all suited to working the traditional nine-to-five day, and some people might feel shackled to their desk by this. Does that sound like you? If so, you need to reconsider your career options and try to find a […]
Looking for a job can be pretty tough. It can take a long time, require a lot of energy, be slightly soul-destroying and might even make you depressed – but hey, it’s part of life, and knowing how to go about looking for a job is one of life’s skills to be mastered. Looking for […]