There are two sides to every story. But sometimes, no matter how hard you try, there is a client who … More
This is my rough and ready guide to networking. Don’t feel bad if you’re not very good at it – it’s better just to be genuine and humble. Practice really does make perfect.
Radical honesty in relationships is something I made up but think could be really valuable for people. It’s different from … More
I haven’t written my personal development and creativity blog in ages. I suppose when you jack your job in, leave … More
When you get started as a freelancer writer, you’re the one that has to (politely) hassle companies to hire you. … More
Haggling me down, working on Sundays and telling me I can’t write. They had it all.
Freelancing is persistent loneliness and constant rejection. The ratio of rejections to successes is probably something like 19:1 – brutal! … More
I’ve adapted a well-known quote for this post because originally it said good ‘men’, and I wanted to acknowledge that … More
We all kind of know this implicitly, but in the storm of everyday life, we can forget that so many … More
I wanted to learn German but I was so overwhelmed with setting up my freelance business that I couldn’t really … More