I am often asked how I was able to “break into” the writing business. I am fortunate that I now consider myself a freelance writer who makes money writing. But this was not always the case. It’s been a process of many years, difficult struggles, and attempting several different writing projects. But when people ask me how they can do the same, I always say the same thing: start a blog.Read More
The world of marketing is changing. It’s not just about social media and writing blog content anymore. If you’re not using the latest tools to market your business (and your clients’ companies), then you are missing big opportunities. Let’s look at three online tools that can help brand your company in new realms.Read More
So many of us love to write – or want to start writing on a regular basis – but we never seem to put pen to paper (or keyboard strokes to the computer). While I have been writing for most of my life, it was not until I took a writing class a few years ago that I received some helpful advice to get me writing regularly.Read More
Did you know LinkedIn is one of the best online marketing tools for businesses and entrepreneurs? If you want to establish yourself in your field and generate business leads, you need to make sure you’re using LinkedIn, Google+, and other social media outlets to their fullest.
I had the pleasure of being a guest on Blog Talk Radio’s “Marketing Monday” where I talked about why LinkedIn is so critical to business success. Take a listen and learn why you need to pay attention to LinkedIn profile.Read More
‘Tis the season of holiday gift-giving and the struggle to determine exactly the right token of appreciation for that certain someone. Want to really stand out from the standard fare of gift cards and boxes of chocolate? Give the gift of LinkedIn to clients, co-workers, friends, or family.Read More
I’m guessing many of you fall into two camps when it comes to holiday gift-giving. The first camp is always looking for ideas for family and friends. The second camp includes people that have yet to compile a wish list detailing the things you want. In the spirit of giving, I’ve come up with a few items I think are great presents for writers.Read More