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Freelance Writing Jobs for June 13, 2014

Freelance Writing Jobs for June 13, 2014

Good morning! Here are your freelance writing jobs. Have a good weekend! Freelance Writing Jobs Content Writing Jobs Freelance Writer for Rediscover New Hampshire Freelance Travel and Lifestyle Writers (Online) Content Writer – Plastic Film (Telecommute) Article Writer – San Diego Motorhome/Travel Content Writers – ELA (Remote) Wikipedia Writer (Chicago) Blogging Jobs Writer for International Lifestyle Blog Pro Blogger – Firearms Policy Wonk Blogger/Writer for Startup Copywriting Jobs Freelance Copywriter for Medical Devices (Telecommute) Freelance, Offsite Technical Writer (Chicago/Remote) Offsite Legal Copywriter Email/Website Marketing Copywriter Writer for Internet Marketing Company (Telecommute) Excellent Copywriters Personal Ad Writers Proofreading/Editing Jobs Copy Editor [Read more…]

7 Writing Prompts to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

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Are you stuck on something today? Are you having trouble getting a paragraph/chapter just the way you want it to? Maybe you ought to take a break. Maybe you have to do or write something totally different from what you are supposed to be working on. Or maybe, you just want to write something totally new, something not related to work – even if you’re not stuck. Here are seven writing prompts that may get you out of your comfort zone, maybe give you a laugh, or maybe even take you to a state where you realize you are more [Read more…]

What Do You Read on a Regular Basis?

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“There is no friend as loyal as a book.”  – Ernest Hemingway Image source These days, though, who has time to read as many books as one wants? I don’t know if it’s the same for you, but with work always waiting to be finished, it is very difficult to find the time to read what I want every day. Sometimes, during the weekend, I sneak in a couple of hours of reading in between doing household chores, email, and tons of other things that still need doing. As writers, though, the importance of reading regularly cannot be emphasized enough. [Read more…]

5 Blog Post Topics for When Your Inspiration Well Runs Dry

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Writer’s block is that thing we all dread, yet happens now and then. We have a very useful resource on the topic of writer’s block and how to move past it, but if you’re looking for a quick fix, here’s a short list of go-to ideas that can help you come up with a blog post without having to go through the sometimes excruciating process of smashing that block to pieces. These blog post topics are rather general in nature, and you can tweak them and play around with them as much as you want to when you find yourself [Read more…]

How to Be Productive Without Losing Your Sense of Self

How to Be Productive Without Losing Your Sense of Self

Passionate professionals are vulnerable to becoming so driven by work that personal well-being is no longer a priority. The autonomous, and often isolating, nature of freelancing heightens that risk for independent contractors. Are you concerned that your need for optimum work efficiency is overriding your personal needs? Take these cues on how to maintain professional productivity without sacrificing your sense of self. Write a Mission Statement If you are self-employed then you are your business. Draw inspiration from the private and non-profit sectors by crafting a mission statement that outlines your freelance career goals. When drafting your mission, start by [Read more…]

7 Must-Have Home Office Tools for Freelance Writers

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Editor’s Note: This post was written by Brie Weiler Reynolds, the Director of Online Content at FlexJobs and a contributing writer for 1 Million for Work Flexibility. FlexJobs is the award-winning site for telecommuting and flexible jobs, listing thousands of pre-screened, legitimate, and professional-level work-from-home, flexible schedule, part-time, and freelance jobs. Brie provides career and job search advice through the FlexJobs Blog. Learn more at www.FlexJobs.com. The profession of freelance writing has changed tremendously over the last few decades. Though it’s easier than ever before to find writing gigs and actually create pieces, there are an overwhelming number of tools for freelance writers to consider. These [Read more…]

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