Shifting your mindset from freelancer to businessperson might not sound like a lot of fun, but it can add to your financial security, your flexibility, and your overall satisfaction with your career. Check out this and other important takeaway lessons from the Web Intensive. Plus, catch up on last week’s top articles and get started on your business plan.
In this weekly update, discover how you can get the inside skinny on what’s happening at the Web Intensive even if you weren’t able to attend. Plus, check out Heather’s top picks from last week and get a blueprint for finding and taking advantage of opportunities that are everywhere that you may not be recognizing.
It’s the week of the 2011 Web Intensive. As the sessions kick into high gear, I’m here in San Diego to bring the highlights, the insights, and the can’t-miss moments of this exciting event to life for those of you who aren’t able to be here. Here’s how this works. Every hour… sometimes more than every hour… I’ll update this post with the latest news from this information-packed live event. And, check out how you can see every second of every session without leaving home.
Some days you wake up with the best intentions. You have a plan. You’re going to be productive. Everything is in order and then just as you sit down to work, something unexpected happens. Next thing you know, your day is half over and you haven’t accomplished anything you set out to. Use these five strategies to make the most out of a day that goes off the rails.
It’s easy to become convinced as a freelance web writer that you know what path your success will take, but when you’re certain you know what shape opportunity will present itself to you in, you may miss some impressive and lucrative opportunities that you didn’t expect and never identified. Find out what you can do to make sure when opportunity comes to call, you recognize its knock.
The Web Intensive is almost here and I’m pretty darned excited. In the last several months, Mindy Tyson McHorse, Roy Furr, and Henry Bingaman have all shared what a difference it can make when you attend a live industry event and engage with others in your profession… and next week I have a surprise that’s sure to tickle you!
It’s important to set aside specific days to celebrate the good things in life … especially those things we tend to take for granted. That includes your web-writing achievements. So, I propose you set aside one day next month and make it your very own Web Writer’s Day. Plus, read on to find out some of the highlights on Wealthy Web Writer this last week.
One of the beauties of being a web writer is that you can work from anywhere… and one of the curses is that you can work from anywhere. Finding a balance between work and other things is one of the difficulties a web writer face. Share you ideas about work-life balance and get caught up on last week’s highlights.