Penelope Trunk thinks Gen Y workers are smarter than you, and if you want to get ahead, you should act like they do.
In honor of Mother’s Day, today’s edition of Best of WordCount is about juggling a freelance writing career with family life.
Because you’re good with words doesn’t mean you’re good with people, but editors have to be good at both. Here are 8 qualities freelance editors have to have.
As my new blogging gig at SecondAct.com goes live, I’m like a new mom, nervous I won’t have enough time and love to go around.
WordCount interviews life coach Marla Beck on obstacles writers make for themselves and how to overcome them – with or without outside help.
There are plenty of reasons a writer should have an online brand, and a good-looking one at that. Here are the reasons I spent time and money redoing mine.
On St. Patrick’s Day when everybody’s feeling a little Irish, think about the luck you make for yourself.
Like Meryl Streep and Sandra Bullock and other actors and creative types, writers are only as good as the projects they pick. Here’s how to be a better picker.
Here’s a list of journalism training websites that offer free or low-cost classes freelancers can take to pick up skills they need to create content online.
How do you act when the editor you write for today may be the writer you editor tomorrow?