Freelancing

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05 Jul 2019

How to beat procrastination

Avoiding doing that task that’s been hanging around your to-do list for a while? Karen Evennett speaks to an expert who has a tip that might help you start it.

28 May 2019

Imposter syndrome and five steps on how to overcome It

You’ve felt it, right? That nagging sense that you’re not good enough – or talented enough – or qualified enough? Sara Donaldson has some tips for killing the Imposter Monster.

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15 May 2019

How to find freelance copywriting work

Alice Hollis’ practical advice on finding copywriting clients.

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08 May 2019

Facing a personal crisis when you’re self-employed

Karen Bright explains how she coped when devastating major life events made it difficult for her to stay on top of her workload.

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13 Mar 2019

Freelance copywriter? How to learn the basics when you’re the boss

Amy Boylan’s recommendations for getting to grips with learning when you’re a freelance copywriter.

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06 Mar 2019

Why it’s worth joining a writing group

Claire Prentice on the life-changing magic of writing groups.

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13 Jan 2019

My first 5 years as a freelance copywriter

Alice Hollis considers how her life has changed since she ditched the 9 to 5 and started her copywriting business.

19 Dec 2018

My first six months as a freelancer

Matthew Dryzmala’s account of the start of his foray into the world of freelancing.

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10 Dec 2018

How to increase your day rates as a freelance copywriter

How can you charge more as a freelance copywriter? Leif Kendall has a few suggestions…

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05 Dec 2018

4 things I love most about freelancing

Sanina Kaur waxes lyrical on her favourite things about freelance life.

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21 Nov 2018

My big fat freelancing life

Helen Say shares 16 surprising lessons she’s learnt in the 18 months since she started out as a freelance SEO copywriter.

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12 Sep 2018

The secret confessions of a successful copywriter

Sarah Townsend’s been a copywriter for nearly 20 years. So has she got this freelancing malarkey sussed? Kind of.

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