5 Write-In Tips

5 Write-In Tips

So you’re having a write-in. That means you’ve either found a write-in or located a fantastic coffee shop somewhere to go sit with other like-minded individuals who have one singular goal of putting words on the page. Great! Now what? Here are some great tips:...
Remembering Aaron Bramley

Remembering Aaron Bramley

There just isn’t a good way to start this. The freelance community has lost one of its champions, and TFA, in particular, has lost a guiding force. From Facebook: Aaron died on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at 10:15 AM. His death was peaceful, and his family was...
Branding Your Freelance Business

Branding Your Freelance Business

When you’re setting up your new freelance business, should you use your own name or a business name? We all go through this same predicament as we try to decide the best name for our business. Here are some considerations for each option. Reasons to Use Your Own...
How to Succeed in the Gig Nation

How to Succeed in the Gig Nation

Freelancer, contractor, solopreneur, entrepreneur, or simply part of the gig nation. However you describe yourself, you’re part of a huge economic and cultural shift. It’s been estimated by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics that nearly 1 in 3 derive some income from...
Social Media Etiquette For Freelancers

Social Media Etiquette For Freelancers

  How do you go about promoting your business without sounding like a car salesman and driving your potential network away?   One Line Gimmicks Unless there is a specific request for your skill set, there is no right time for this type of response. Don’t just post in...