NOTE: Want to know how to think like a successful freelance writer? It’s starts with getting a few things straight, beginning with this advice I shared a while ago. Enjoy! —Carol.
The Internet has brought us many gifts, as freelance writers.
But it also brings with it a lot of misinformation and confused notions as to how to go about building a successful freelance writing career.
If you make assumptions off the bat about how freelance writing works, you can waste a lot of time and energy.
(Here’s a hint: If you’re just starting out, don’t assume anything. Ask successful freelance writers and find out what’s really working today.)
Frustrated? Confused? Spinning your wheels about how to be one of those successful freelance writers?
Let’s iron this out right now.
Take a look at my top seven wrong-headed notions that leave new freelance writers floundering in their quest to get paid: