Unless you're an author whose book recently topped The New York Times Best Sellers list, or one whose novels were turned into a popular movie franchise, telling a potential employer or customer you're a writer isn't worth much in today's digital world. And let's face it -- most of us aren't best-selling authors. For us … Continue reading Writers, you need a digital portfolio.
Earlier this week, one of the many e-newsletters I subscribe to popped in my inbox. The article that immediately stood out to me: How to Stop Wishing You Had More Time to Write. As a full-time copywriter, finding the time and energy to write outside of work has been a constant battle. While I've recently set … Continue reading No time to write? Think again.
Throughout college, I worked part-time as a waitress, but I never had a full-time job. My first full-time job was the goal after college -- the shiny trophy that I worked toward for 3.5 years. Luckily, I graduated with a part-time copywriting job that transitioned to a full-time copywriting job just a month later. As … Continue reading My first full-time job: 5 lessons learned after one year