How do you get experience if everyone wants someone with experience?
While confidence and perseverance are important, there are a few other mindset attributes that – I believe – will help you tremendously in your writing life.
Oh yes they did. Last week, someone contacted me looking for writers and offered $25 per 350-word article.
Here are few tips to help you manage your freelancing health writing career and your parenting obligations.
If you haven’t yet developed a business plan for client retention, it helps to have some strategies in place for securing your freelance income from your existing business.
If you want to become a freelance health writer, it’s important to know where you’re going before you get started.
As I thought back to the first day I knew I wanted to take the plunge and work freelance in health writing, I realised there were many lessons, mistakes and rewards I had encountered in one year that could be helpful for other health writers.
If you’re just beginning your freelancing journey, you might be wondering if it’s worth having a niche for your writing business.
You may at times wonder if it’s acceptable to write for free to either build your portfolio or get some published experience.
Health writing is a wonderfully unique profession that allows you to work as both a freelancer or employee, either full-time or part-time.
As a writer of health and medical content, you’re working in a fairly high-risk industry.
New clients are an essential part of the business of freelancing; however, many of us forget to ask the important questions once we’re given a few basic details about our projects.
If you’re new to freelancing or have just begun your journey, you may still be wondering who your clients actually are.
Even though providing a quote for a new project may be a regular part of running a successful freelance medical writing business, it can be one of the most difficult tasks we freelancers have to do.
Since I began writing, I’ve always been, well, a little scared of sending my first draft to my clients.