Editors are naturally helpful people, but it’s important to not let this impact your business. Here are some important ways to act more like a business owner.
Articles Categorized Freelancing
Learn more about being a freelance editor.
Protecting Your Editing Business
You’ve worked hard to build up your editing business. Don’t just give it away to anyone who asks.
Freelancer Tax Tip: Organizing Your Business Expenses
The start of a new year means that tax season is around the corner. To help you prepare, here are my best tips for organizing your business expenses.
How to Build a Team of Contractors
Learn how Erin Brenner went from a solo freelancer to the leader of a team of writing and editing contractors.
Would You Like Proofreading With That?
McDonald’s knows the value of add-on items. Editors can use the same technique to grow their businesses with upselling and cross-selling to current clients.
Using Process to Change Your Freelancing Mindset
Growing your freelance editing business into an agency can be overwhelming. Luckily, making simple changes to your process can help.
Why Freelance Editors Should Attend Their Clients’ Conferences
For freelance editors, attending conferences offers valuable opportunities for marketing and networking with their desired clientele.
Sprint, Do Not Walk, to Freelancing Success
CEO sprints offer opportunities to focus, boost your productivity, and complete those business-related tasks that you’ve been pushing off.
Maintaining Editing Boundaries
Because copyediting is often a collaborative process, it’s important to set and maintain boundaries that promote a healthy work environment.
How to Get Your First Freelance Editing Client
Now that your freelance editing business is ready to take off, it’s time to learn the ins and outs of securing your very first client.