In today’s world, having your own web presence is essential. If you do not have online presence these days, you might as well be invisible.
Confession: I’m a medical writer without a medical degree.
Career pathways and strategies are different for everyone, as we all have unique aims, objectives, needs and desires.
Attempting to find worthwhile similarities between freelancing and FIFA’s social media record-shattering tournament seems like a bit of a stretch, right?
Not everyone who criticises what we write is envious. And not everyone who gives feedback is criticising your writing.
FOMO is the ‘fear of missing out’ and is commonly associated with our compulsive need to check and re-check social media and online media. Basically, we seek to stay informed at all times.
Is cheap medical writing outsourcing a threat to your career, and do cheapered writers deliver the same quality content as professionals?
Since I’ve been running a small health writing business I’ve found I needed to become a Jack of all trades, a master at weaving multiple competing activities into a seamless whole.
Here are 3 reasons WHY you need to make your mental health a priority if you are going to survive as a writer.
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.
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.