Archives for freelance business

The Reality Blog: Charge High Fees With Ease — Here’s How

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | February 2, 2013

If you’ve ever waivered when it comes to setting and stating writing fees, you’re not alone. Read today’s blog to learn how to make use of an easy technique to help you get good at quoting high fees.

The Reality Blog: Do You Look the Part?

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | December 28, 2012

If you’re serious about becoming a high-earning web writer in 2013, you’ve got to look the part. Find out why this is so critical — and how it can launch you on a cycle of success.

How to Create and Send an Invoice in QuickBooks

By Karen Kanakanui | August 21, 2012

Creating an invoice is one of the most gratifying tasks you can perform in QuickBooks. Why? Because it represents work you’re getting paid for — hooray!

Motivate Yourself Now: The Power of NEGATIVE Thinking

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | August 7, 2012

Is positive thinking negatively impacting your web-writing career? Find out whether you’ve been doing it all wrong in this thought-provoking post.

The Reality Blog: Do You Make This Mistake When Trying To Land New Clients?

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | December 1, 2011

Do you oversimplify your skills as a web writer? You do if you use these words to explain what you offer. Read today’s Reality Blog to discover what not to say to prospective clients, and what you can do differently for better results. Then find out where you can go to connect with career boosting, credibility-enhancing terminology.

The Reality Blog: Energize Your Web Writing With Three Lessons From Apple

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | October 11, 2011

Forcing yourself out of your technological comfort zone is an incredible way to energize your business. In today’s Reality Blog, Mindy changes her approach to computing as she takes the plunge into the world of Apple computers. Read the blog and you’ll learn how you can tap the kind of motivation and drive Apple is famous for.

The Reality Blog: Why An All-Or-Nothing Attitude Is Radically Bad For Your Career

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | October 5, 2011

Even the most experienced web writers forget to do this self-checkup periodically, but doing it makes it loads easier to adapt, survive, and thrive in the web-writing world. Get the scoop in today’s Reality Blog, and share your comments if you’ve faced this realization yourself.

The Reality Blog: When To Accept You Can’t Do Everything … From The Anti-Superwoman

By Mindy Tyson McHorse | September 16, 2011

Web writing offers SO many viable, money-making opportunities, it can be hard to know when to pull back. Mindy shares her current struggle with this as she scrambles to balance family life with a slew of exciting work projects. Read today’s Reality Blog for her take on when and how to improve your work/life balance.