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West Virginia Paying $12,000 For Remote Workers

Ascend West Virginia is a program offering remote workers $12,000 plus per perks to relocate.

How To Spot Red Flags In Freelance Ads (Podcast)

A lot of freelance job ads are a cover for a bunch-a-bull. Here’s how to spot them and avoid wasting your time.

Why It’s Time To Raise Freelance Rates

Here’s why this is a prime time to raise freelance rates.

Senator Braun Opposed to the PRO Act (Video)

Senator Mike Braun is opposed to the PRO Act given the risks to small business, including independent contractors.

In The US, Interest & Trust In News Is Low

Interest is declining and trust in news is low. Here’s why and how it could brighten the future for independent creators.

3 Steps To Increase Your Freelance Income

Want to increase your freelance income? Here are three ways to change the way you work to make that happen.

A Wattpad and Webtoon Merger In The Works

After completing its acquisition of Wattpadd, Naver revelaed a Wattpad and WEBTOON merger is in progress. Here’s what that means…

Journalist Olivier Dubois Kidnapped: Is He Still Alive? (Podcast)

Freelance journalist Olivier Dubois kidnapped in Mali, has confirmed he was being held by the Islamic militant group JNIM. Here’s what else is known…

Why AP Won’t Name Suspects In Minor Crimes

AP announced several changes in coverage of the suspects in minor crimes. Here’s why…

Substack Freelancer Gets A White House Press Pass

Hunter Walker, a Substack freelancer, gets a White House press pass, without being attached to a major publication.

Family Upset Over Mac Miller Book

It’s a battle of the books. Two Mac Miller books are on the way. One is authorized by the family. One is not.

Lawmakers Propose New Federal Writers Project

House Reps. Ted Lieu and Teresa L. Fernandez are proposing a new Federal Writers Project, a grant program to address unemployment in the writing community.

Tips To Raise Your Freelance Rates

Are you worried that if you raise your freelance rates you’ll lose clients? Here are tips to help you reduce the risk.

Police Violence Against Journalists Covering Daunte Wright Protests

Police in Minneapolis have once again decided to flex on journalists. This time it’s the reporters covering the Daunte Wright protests.

How To Deal When You’re Getting Rejected

If you’re getting rejected and it’s starting to frustrate you, here’s some advice to help you handle it.