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4 Career Lessons I Didn't Learn from a Day Job

4 Career Lessons I Didn’t Learn from A Day Job

Despite more people working remotely or as freelancers than ever, it still feels like most career advice out there is geared toward those with fairly traditional day jobs. So much is about office politics, proving yourself to a tough manager, and rising the ranks. I’m sure I would have learned a lot of great skills if I’d had a more… Read More

10 Small Ways to Refresh Your Business or Side Hustle

10 Ways to Refresh Your Business or Side Hustle

When things start to feel boring or stale, I tend to want to completely redo, rebrand, recreate. As you can imagine, this leads to me starting way too many projects I can’t or don’t want to finish. Lately I’m focusing more on small growth and reimagining what I already have to work with. It’s challenging! But it’s given me a… Read More

How to Build Confidence in Your Work | The Blog Market

How to Build Confidence in Your Work

Gosh, I know this sounds like such a generic title, but as I go into my 5th year of freelancing (this month marks the moment I impulsively quit an editorial job that was *so not right* for me and became unemployed, uh, I mean, a freelancer!), I’ve been feeling really inspired to spread the love to those just starting out…. Read More

How to Create a Portfolio When You Work with Sensitive Information

How to Create a Portfolio When You Work with Sensitive Information

I’ve seen this question come up in a few Facebook groups I’m in, and it’s important one. As a writer and editor, it’s actually pretty rare that I get a byline. That may be off-putting to some, but I don’t think of it in a negative way. I think of what I do just as anyone else would, that I’m… Read More

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