Freelance Writing and Consulting

Looking to go solo? Find out everything you need to know about being a freelancer -- whether it's writing, consulting, or another individual freelance pursuit.
A Freelancer's Guide to the Gig Economy
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How Does Freelance Writing Work?
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Here's a Sample Cover Letter to Help You Apply for a Writing Job
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Query, Pitch or Letter of Introduction?
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5 Types of Freelancers; Which Are You?
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How to Write Opinion Pieces
Craigslist Sued For Discriminatory Housing Ads
Craigslist Writing Jobs: What You Should Know
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Here's Why You Might Need a Writing Degree
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Want to Know How Much I Make as a Freelance Writer?
Types of freelance writing jobs; and finding the right balance for freelance writers.
Different Types of Freelance Writing Jobs- A Balance
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How to Get Federal Contracts for Writers and Editors
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Freelance Writing Pros and Cons
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What Is a Freelance Writer?
5 Essential Resources for New Freelance Writers
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How to Read Freelance Writing Job Red Flags
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Do You Know the Right Way to Apply for a Freelance Writing Job?
All the Blogging Vocab You'll Ever Need to Know!
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How To Become a Freelance Writer: Prep Steps
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Places to Find Telecommuting Freelance Writing Jobs
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Working as a Freelance Editor: What Kind of Jobs Are Available?
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30 New Freelance Jobs for Writers
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Understand Editorial Staff Positions so You Can Pitch the Right Person
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3 Steps to Ghostwriting Work for Cash
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How to Use Contract Work Sites to Break Into Freelance Writing
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This Website Takes the Challenge Out of Finding Writing Assignments
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What Is the Average Annual Income for a Freelancer in the U.S.?
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How to Earn a Steady Income With a Retainer Fee
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Here Is a Look at the Difference Between Consulting and Freelancing
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Turn Your Passion into Profit with These Creative Freelance Careers
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How Do I Use My Consulting Strengths and Weaknesses?
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What Is the Best Business Structure for Consultants?
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How to Avoid Common Pro Bono Consulting Traps
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What Are the Best Niche Markets for Consultants?
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Why Every Consultant Should Have a Written Consulting Contract
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Why You Should Consider Getting a Project Management Certificate
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Does a Consultant Need an Office Space?
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How to Get a Consulting Job With Your Employer
6 Top Spyware Security Threats For Consultants
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Guide for Setting Up Your First Home Office
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4 Quick Steps to Kickstart Your Freelance Career
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Learn How Creating Spec Work for Real Clients Can Lead to a Real Job
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Contract Management Software for Freelancers and Small Businesses
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Best Business Consulting Franchises
Virtual Training for Freelancers
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The Fastest Growing Job Sectors for Freelancers
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The Best Ways to Find Freelance Art Jobs
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Want To Be a Writer? 20 Writing Majors for College Students
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Here Are Reasons Why It Is Awesome to Be a Writer in the 21st Century
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Feng Shui for the Writer's Desk: Four Easy Tips
New Client Questionnaire for Freelancers
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Searching for Writing Classes? Here Are 8 Places for You to Start With
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How to Screen New Freelance Writing Clients With a Questionnaire
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What You Need to Know About Writing a Freelance Writer Resume
Fun and Functional Items Your Wordsmith Will Love
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How to Approach Agencies for Freelance Work
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Here Are Tips on How to Find Writing Jobs NYC and Beyond
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Writers! Find A Writing Association That Meets Your Needs Here
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Freelance Writer Sample Cover Letter
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Write a Solid Freelance Marketing Letter With This Sample as a Guide
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Five Todos For Your Writing Portfolio