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Writing With A Monkey On Your Back: The Fear Of Bad Writing

Stop expecting perfection. You’ll write more, and you’ll write better.

Why Inspiration and Motivation Are So Different

Lack of inspiration and lack of motivation can have the same effect–PROCRASTINATION. But the two aren’t as close kin as you may think.

Freelancing Without Plans Can Bring Misery

Hustle and flow without a plan and you’ll end up on the freelance plateau, dreading your work.

From “Show Your Work:” Quotes Pt. 3

In this third, and final, segment on “Show Your Work,” we get insight from Austin Kleon about trolls, money and carrying on.

From “Show Your Work:” Quotes Pt. 2

Austin Kleon’s take on what you should share, how to share and getting fans and followers.

From “Show Your Work:” Quotes Pt.1

Reasons why you should show what you’ve got.

How Anchor Clients Change Freelancing

Get anchor clients and you’ll have streams of work and money coming your way.

From On Writing Well: Part Three

Tips and advice for managing your material. Part 3 of three.

Want More Work? Do Big Numbers

Do you expect a steady, comfortable stream of work from a few measly attempts to find clients?

Ideas Without Action Are Useless

Ideas without action waste time and weigh on the mind.

From On Writing Well: Part 2

Tips to make your writing sharper and more engaging.

From On Writing Well: Part 1

Tips to get your mind right and get started. Part 1 of three.

Freelancing Step 1: Take The Freelancing Fitness Test

Before you try to start freelancing, take the freelancing fitness test.

Want The Winning Formula? Create It

If you want to succeed, take the lead in your success story.

A Trip To The Probation Office: A Lesson On Managing Time

A trip to the probation office exposed a flaw in how I manage time.