Freelance Tips

You might be new to freelance work, or maybe you’re an old hand. Either way, it’s always good to know there are others out there sharing your experience. Our blogs are written by experts who love to share their hints and hacks on making the most of a freelance career, getting the work-life balance right, and taking care of yourself, mentally and physically.

  • Why Proofreading Is One of the Best Jobs You Can Do While Traveling

    Why Proofreading Is One of the Best Jobs You Can Do While Traveling

    Dec 03, 2022

    • Freelance Tips

    If you want the freedom to travel and see the world while earning an income, consider a career in freelance proofreading. If it sounds too good to be true, it’s not! Check out these five reasons why proofreading may be the ideal job for you: 1. You don’t need a lot of equipment. 2. You […]

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  • How Your LinkedIn Profile Can Help You Find Freelance Work

    How Your LinkedIn Profile Can Help You Find Freelance Work

    Dec 02, 2022

    • Finding Work
    • Freelance Tips

    There are lots of different ways that freelance professionals, including proofreaders and editors, can find work and promote themselves. In this post, we’ll look at the benefits an effective LinkedIn profile can provide when searching for freelance work. The Benefits of LinkedIn for Freelancers Unlike most other social networking platforms, LinkedIn is designed and built […]

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5 Financial Planning Tips for Freelancers

  • How to Find Your Learning Style and Study More Effectively

    Nov 27, 2022

    • Freelance Tips
    • Skills and Experience

    If you’re trying to learn a new skill around a busy schedule, like by taking an online course, knowing how to make the most of your limited study time can be beneficial. Remember that effective learning is more than just memorization and speed reading; understanding how you learn best can help you process and retain […]

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  • Why Proofreading Is the Best Job for Career Changers

    Nov 26, 2022

    • Freelance Tips

    Are you looking to change careers? Maybe you’re tired of a long daily commute or want to shake up your routine. Maybe you want the freedom to start your own business or travel the world. No matter your reason, proofreading could be the professional change you’re looking for. Here are some reasons why: 1. You […]

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  • How to Get a Job as a Proofreader with No Experience

    Nov 23, 2022

    • Freelance Tips

    Unlike many other jobs, it’s possible to get a job as a proofreader with no previous experience. But there are some steps you can take that will help get your career off to a strong start: Read on to discover these steps in detail. 1. Learn the Right Skills While you don’t need any editing […]

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  • 3 Communication Skills Every Freelancer Needs

    Nov 20, 2022

    • Clients
    • Freelance Tips
    • Skills and Experience

    If you want to jump into freelancing, you’ll need to learn the best ways to communicate with your clients, especially in the digital age. In this post, we’ll look at the four types of communication and some skills every freelancer needs to be a successful communicator. Types of Communication There are four types of communication: […]

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  • Why Proofreading Is the Best Job for Seniors 

    Nov 18, 2022

    • Freelance Tips

    If you’re recently retired and looking for a fun and interesting challenge in this next stage of your life, consider training as a freelance proofreader. Proofreading is a great option for retirees who have left the full-time workforce but still want to engage their minds and earn additional income. A freelance proofreading career offers: 1. […]

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  • How to Pick a Niche as a Freelance Proofreader or Editor

    Nov 14, 2022

    • Business Tips
    • Clients
    • Finding Work
    • Freelance Tips

    Picking a proofreading or editing niche can help you find clients and thrive as a freelancer. But what exactly is a niche, and how can you narrow down the subjects you want to specialize in? In this blog post, we’ll answer these questions and help you find the right niche for you. What’s a Niche […]

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  • Why Proofreading Is One of the Best Jobs for Stay-at-Home Moms

    Why Proofreading Is One of the Best Jobs for Stay-at-Home Moms

    Nov 12, 2022

    • Freelance Tips

    If you’re a stay-at-home mom who’s looking to rejoin the workforce, consider a new career as a freelance proofreader. It can be hard to jump back into working outside the home, especially if you’ve been out of the workforce for a while.  Proofreading is a great option for parents because it allows you to balance […]

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  • 7 Essential Skills for Proofreading and Editing

    7 Essential Skills for Proofreading and Editing

    Nov 11, 2022

    • Editing Tips
    • Freelance Tips
    • Proofreading and Editing Tips
    • Skills and Experience

    While you don’t need a specific degree to launch a successful proofreading and editing business, you do need certain skills. And although many freelancers offer both proofreading and editing, those two things are very distinct services that require different skill sets.  However, they share many of the same essentials, and if you’re motivated to learn, […]

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