Category: For Writers

Flagging jobs?

What is up with the practice of flagging perfectly decent jobs on Craigslist? No, I’m not talking about the non-paying or ridiculous gigs; I’m talking about real jobs that are being flagged in order to “eliminate the competition.” Deb Ng

Posted in For Writers, Peeves, Writers Beware, Writing Information

Following instructions counts!

If you apply for jobs online, this is a must-read. (Though I know this probably — hopefully? — doesn’t apply to my readers.) Following instructions counts. Yes, it certainly does, and it isn’t that difficult, really. Not only does it

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13 Breeds Of Freelancer: Are you one?

Check out Freelance Switch’s 13 Breeds Of Freelancer And How To Up Your Game! I think I fit in the “pushover” category. Oops! Which one best describes you and your freelancing methods? Can you think of any more”breeds” or definitions?

Posted in Big Questions, For Writers

12 Laws Every Blogger Should Know

Found this by way of Slashdot and I’ve been meaning to post it: 12 Important U.S. Laws Every Blogger Needs to Know Read it if you get the chance. There’s some important information there. (More about the creative journey soon!

Posted in For Writers, Tools of the Trade, Writers Beware, Writing Information

Freedom Writers: Teacher Appreciation Week at AMC Theatres

I know that some of my readers are teachers, so I thought I’d share this fun info: In appreciation of teachers across the U.S. and Canada who give endlessly and enrich so many lives, AMC and Paramount Pictures are offering

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