Seth Godin, one of my favorite authors, said, “Instead of cajoling your way into the spotlight, consider investing in the experience first.” The nugget of wisdom pierced my heart. As a writer, I seek attention of possible clients, publishers, and entrepreneurs. I thought that the only way to get on top is to work your
It’s really hard to write when you don’t feel like it, and the only way to ward off that lazy spirit is to start writing. That’s it. I’ve experienced health issues for the past couple of weeks and now (tonsillitis). It’s hard to write and continue freelancing work at this moment. Plus, I want to
Let me tell you a secret on how to experience a breakthrough in freelance writing. Only a handful of successful freelancers inside the business will likely share this tip. Probably, startups haven’t thought of it. Frankly, I haven’t thought of it before until I stumbled upon this powerful writing prompt. Whether you’re a newbie or
I discovered this concept of unforced writing while listening to the rhythms of raindrops outside during the “hagupit ng habagat.” That was the time that I stayed at home and learned this principle, and I will never forget that day. It’s more biblical, yet I also found its practicality and application in a secular context.
What do clients look for when hiring long-term freelance writers? The choice is between qualifications and attitude. I’m still processing this thought, and I hope clients will stumble upon this post to answer my question. Do you prefer qualifications over attitude, or is it the other way around? Who’s more efficient and effective for your
Are you confident with your writing skills? I’ve asked this question to myself many times, and every day, I find fresh answers. Writing is not an overnight success. I realized it’s one of the most challenging careers ever. Would I go back to my previous job or possibly pursue a business-related career? No. When I