Do you have what it takes to be a successful freelance writer?

Before you answer that question, read the post of guest blogger James Chartrand on the Writer’s Resource Center–“Want to be a Freelance Writer? Get Ready for Business!” James (of Men With Pens fame) describes several skills that a successful freelance writer needs–besides good writing skills: customer service; bookkeeping; marketing; and organizational skills. The crux of his article is that freelancing writing is a business and should be approached as such. If you’re serious about making a career of freelancing writing, then you’ll need to heed James’s advice. Click here to read the entire post.

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2 Responses to Do you have what it takes to be a successful freelance writer?

  1. Do freelance bookkeepers do their own taxes or do they outsource that to another freelancer?

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  2. 1writeway says:

    Probably as much as freelance editors outsource the editing of their own writing ….

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