Three Reasons Why Cold Calling is Cool

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January 23, 2011

As a freelance writer, I obviously have to put some effort into getting new business. There are many ways to get your name in front of prospective clients: general advertising, targeted mail-outs and/or emails, sponsorship, etc. but I must admit to being a fan of the good, old-fashioned telephone (even if I do use Skype,…

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A Freelancer Doesn’t Have a Boss: He Has Lots of Bosses!

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January 9, 2011
A Freelancer Doesn’t Have a Boss: He Has Lots of Bosses!

One of the first things I have had to get used to as a commercial freelance writer is that the idea of not working for anyone else is a bit of a myth. The rosy view of complete creative freedom can come crashing down in an instant when your latest employer, the one who seemed…

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Good Morning – 2011 is here!

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January 1, 2011

And already there’s something to be positive about…there is no way England are going to be knocked out of any major footballing tournaments. And, if you’re reading this then I have a visitor – you might even be the first one. First of all, please say hello with a comment and then follow me (there…

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