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Susanna was dragged back, kicking and screaming, into freelancing after losing her job in the banking meltdown in March, '09. One 3-month stint in an appalling temp job persuaded her to get serious about establishing herself as web writer. In March, 2012, she moved to a small town in Panama with her husband and three small dogs. After enjoying the writer's life in the culture of "buenas" and "mañana" for 2-1/2 years, she's returned to the US. At least for now.

Roving Report: Getting the Most from a Live Event

By Susanna Perkins | October 8, 2021

Live events can be a career game changer. They give you a chance to deepen your skills. Even more important, they provide an opportunity to make connections. Get advice from event veterans.

Roving Report: 3 Opportunities for UX Copywriters

By Susanna Perkins | September 10, 2021

Whether you choose to specialize in UX copywriting for e-commerce or content, or to do UX audits, focusing on the user experience will make you a more in-demand web writer.

Roving Report: Three Ways to Make Money from Your Blog

By Susanna Perkins | September 3, 2021

What can help you improve your writing, give you marketing experience to offer clients, and earn a good income all at the same time? Blogging… that’s what!

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Roving Report: Position Your Content Services for Easier Marketing

By Susanna Perkins | August 20, 2021

When you understand content marketing and learn how to develop an effective content marketing strategy for your clients, you can make a good living with just three to four clients. But it all starts with how you position your services.

Roving Report: A 30-Day Guide to a More Structured Business

By Susanna Perkins | August 13, 2021

Do you struggle with the business-side of your business? If you’re not sure how to get organized and stay organized, this 30-day guide, based on a recent webinar, can help.

Roving Report: Helping Your Clients with the Low-Hanging Fruit

By Susanna Perkins | July 16, 2021

Do you ever feel like you make your job as a web writer harder than it needs to be? The truth is, often it’s the simple help you give clients that makes the biggest difference.

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Roving Report: The Power of Process

By Susanna Perkins | July 9, 2021

Using processes in your business will boost your confidence, make you feel prepared, cut down on the time it takes you to do the things, and help you get better and more professional over time.

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Stress Sapping Your Creativity? Break the Cycle…

By Susanna Perkins | June 30, 2021

Stress has a negative impact on your creativity… especially chronic stress. Learn more about stress and creativity, including stress reduction tips.

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