Freelance Ponderings and Advice, The Archives

I’ve been wanting to move my newsletter, Freelance Ponderings and Advice, from Tumblr for quite some time. I love Tumblr and plan to use it in the future, but I needed a little more creative freedom with the newsletter. I think the new platform will work better. I chose to Continue Reading

Cleaning Up

It’s necessary to clean up your blog or site every so often, be it at the new year or during your spring or fall cleanup efforts. Blogs and sites get bogged down with previously important information, too many ads in too many places, and numerous links in the sidebar that Continue Reading

Time to Spring Clean Your Career!

I don’t know about you, but I love the sunny days of spring. We happen to be having one such day now, though it has been cloudy most of the month so far. Thankful for today, I’ve decided a post on spring cleaning our careers is in order. What are Continue Reading

6 Ways to Use Evernote

I first learned of Evernote from Angela Booth, and I’ve been using it ever since. There are so many things it is good for, using it will never get old. I quickly started creating projects, using a different notebook within the program for each one. Here are some ways to Continue Reading

Don’t Just Sit There! Meet Your Freelance Goals

It happens all too often. We start out the new year thinking this will be the year we meet our goals. We may even give it a good try, but by the end of February the realization that we haven’t done anything in weeks to get us closer to those Continue Reading

Are You Worried About Messing Up?

So was I. Trying to learn all I could about each step in the publishing process was how I dealt with this worry. But, you know what? I still have stuff to learn. After publishing 8 ebooks this year, I’m still learning. Why am I telling you this? So you’ll Continue Reading

Are You Meeting Your Goals?

As I sit at my desk sipping chamomile tea, a Caribbean spice scented candle burning behind me, and the movie Wild Hogs playing in the background, I am wondering how many of you are meeting your goals for the year. Linda Formichelli is publishing her book How to Do It Continue Reading

Make Your Work Surroundings More Pleasing

I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time in my work space (A.K.A. my room.) It was a little drab and didn’t even have a desk until recently. Not my idea of an ideal work space, but I was thankful for what I had. Recently I Continue Reading

New Purchases. Yay!

This tired, old laptop has done much for me, but really needs to be replaced. It doesn’t play video so well anymore, reminding me of those old kung fu movies where there lips are moving but you hear them start to talk half way through their line. Then they are Continue Reading

Simple Rewards for Goals Met

I’ve accomplished so much this year, from publishing The #CampSeries, to publishing an eBook for this blog called Organize Your Space and Stuff. A lot of hard work went into getting all these published. I’d mentioned that rewards for hard work are a good thing in an earlier article, and Continue Reading