Building Your Freelance Business

Conference Workshop

Starting something from scratch takes guts, faith and a healthy dose of stubborn optimism. Some would argue that deciding to undertake a freelance writing practice requires a touch of masochism, too. But let’s look at this rationally. First, you aren’t starting from scratch; you’re starting with talent, knowledge, skill, connections, and, probably, the moral support of a good number of people. Second, starting a writing business is no more or less difficult than starting any other type of business. Third, you’re peddling a valuable product. Now let’s talk about how to make the most of it.