Brainstorming Sessions with the Bestest

One thing I’ve been trying to do with this site is stress that life is not all about your freelance path. It is also about relationships, and keeping them healthy. It is about the happiness factor.

Today I want to discuss how you can keep in touch regularly with your bestest, in such a way that your business and hers will benefit from your time spent together. Continue Reading

Go on a Personal & Creativity Retreat

Not that you really have to go anywhere, I plan to take mine right at home – and in the general area. Or, if you prefer, a trip away from home would also be wonderful.  I was filling out my notebook, reading on Leonie Dawson’s blog, when I came across Continue Reading

What is Your Specialty?

  You may have noticed that I am posting questions for you to answer, coming after some goal setting and motivational posts. This is in an effort to get you thinking.   Thinking about what?   What you want to be doing. You might already be blogging on a nonfiction Continue Reading

April 2012 E-Book Challenge: First Weekly Follow Up

How are you doing with your first week of tasks for the 4 Week Write Your Own E-Book Challenge? It can be both fun and time consuming, I know. It may also make you nervous. Don’t worry about that, though. You are doing just fine. Have you finished your beginning Continue Reading

Mental Health Days

We all have to do it sometime, no matter what we do for a living. We must take a mental health day. A day to relax. To not have to work. To not have to think about how we can expand on our careers. What is done with this day Continue Reading

Creating a Freelance Business

A freelance career can be a fun and rewarding one. Keep in mind that it takes a good 3 to 5 years to build a successful business, and be prepared to spend many, many hours a week working at it. It is wise to keep your ‘day job’ for at Continue Reading