Setting freelance rates. Quoting on projects. Charging for freelance work for writing assignments. These are the toughest aspects of running a freelance medical writing business.
Have you ever asked yourself how you see your medical writing business growing over the next 2, 5 and 10 years?
There are many decisions to be made and it can be hard to be sure which is the right way to go. But keeping faith with yourself, boosts your self-confidence and can help keep your attitude positive.
If you report on medical breakthroughs and you need to cover them urgently, how can you move fast yet still ensure quality?
When an editor knocks back your magazine article ideas, it’s hard not to take this rejection personally.
Email newsletter marketing is a vital business tool for your clients, but if you’re trying to build a professional health writing business, you need to have an email list as well.
LinkedIn is my favourite social network – more so than Twitter, Instagram for business – and even Facebook.
If you’re in the business of writing promotional communications for hospitals, there are great resources to help you battle some of the common healthcare marketing challenges you’re probably faced with on a daily basis.
Even in the case of breaking medical news, the time should be taken to review the appropriate data.
Is it time you raised your prices? The cost of living keeps rising. You’ve got new expenses, such as PayPal fees, credit card facility fees and software subscriptions. Your competitors’ prices are rising too. So it’s time.
It might hurt now, but you’ll be OK.
Health and medical copywriters who offer SEO copywriter services should be well-versed in search engine optimisation tactics to use during the writing process.
Whether you’re an expert or are just starting out, there are certain medical writing skills and attributes that great health writers need.
If only I’d read this medical writer career description when I was a student, studying journalism at university. It’s highly likely I’d have been inspired to forge my medical writing career immediately.
Describing what your medical writing business does in 20-30 seconds harder than it seems.