Category: 4-Finding Work

Being Paid Peanuts for Your Writing? A Reality Check for Writers

As some you may get defensive, be advised, I know what it’s like. I’ve been there too, receiving a pittance for my efforts. As a full-time freelance journalist, writer and blogger, I’ve often seen the phrase ‘paying peanuts’ used in forums, blogs, discussion groups and on social media. It’s not a flattering term and effectively …

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Using Job Boards to Hire a Writer is Pointless (Unless Prospective Clients Include a Key Detail)

As writers, regardless of experience level, we check out job boards, seeking suitable projects or clients that will pay us for our expertise in crafting exquisite blog posts that clearly demonstrate the attractive nature of the product or service involved. It makes sense to do so, right? In an ideal world, certainly. Unfortunately, prospective clients …

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