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How to secure press attention for your brand

September 2, 2021

There's no such thing as bad press, or so they say. So if you want to get some attention for the work you're doing from a media outlet, here's the way to go

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Online Validation and The Blue Tick

August 26, 2021

Branding is all about trust. Sadly, sometimes it feels like the best way to get that trust is to validation from strangers online. There are other routes to freelance stability.

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How to avoid clichés when writing pitch emails

August 23, 2021

Why are your pitch emails getting aired? Prospective clients want you to stand out. The worst way to do that? Including clichés in your messages.

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Navigating the journalism waiting game

August 12, 2021

What do you do if your editor is taking FOREVER to release your piece to the public? Well, you don't have a whole lot of options, but you do have a couple.

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Staying agile as a freelancer

August 9, 2021

You've grown your business into something to be proud of. Congrats! But you gotta stay light on your feet. How do you do that?

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Public speaking: Fighting stage fright

July 30, 2021

Public speaking is terrifying. How do you prepare yourself to avoid getting the jitters?

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How to avoid client negotiations turning sour

July 16, 2021

Do you regularly feel yourself getting more and more annoyed when trying to have reasonable conversations with your clients? Make sure you don't turn friends into enemies as negotions turn sour.

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Defining your time; or how to avoid being on call 24/7

July 8, 2021

Don't be afraid to set your own time. That's probably why you became a freelancer, after all.

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