News, Opinions and Stuff I Wrote

“As busy as I claim to be, I’ve still got the greatest job in the world.” ~Peter Criss

So, I’m back for an update. Let’s start with WM news, shall we? The WM Network

Last week, I mentioned that The WM Network is in transition. This week, I can share a bit more about our evolution–but not everything, just yet. Continue Reading →

News and Updates, Secrets and Teasers

“I love my work, I love the people I work with, I do the best I can.” ~Mandy Patinkin

I consider myself really lucky every single day. Not only do I have three healthy kids, a wonderful husband and many good friends and some close extended family, but I also have the luxury of getting paid to do what I love. That doesn’t mean I don’t work hard–I do. In fact, I probably work more hours than you’d expect. Continue Reading →

9 Reasons You Want to Hire a Freelance Writer

You’re an educated professional who already knows how to write, am I right? And, you figure, why waste your money on a freelancer when you can just write your copy, articles, brochures and other business related items yourself? Here are a few reasons you might want to reconsider that position. You’re Busy

While you may be perfectly capable of writing copy, editing and doing your own layouts, your time is valuable. Hiring a freelancer will give you the chance to focus on other, possibly more urgent issues within your business or personal life. Continue Reading →

New Freelance Writing Jobs Listing Source

Updated 2/11/12: The WM Freelance Writers Connection now has a freelance writing jobs board that is updated daily. Check it out, right here. ***

You know how time-consuming it can be to sift through hundreds of freelance writing job listings?  Every freelancer has spent his or her fair share of time trolling job boards, and I don’t know many who wouldn’t mind using that time for something more productive. As with our daily blog posts and our recently released free ebook, The WM Freelance Writers Connection is once again paying it forward with the launch of a new weekly column: Writer’s Aid: Freelance Writing Job Openings

We’re all about lending a helping hand to our fellow writers, so the next logical step in our development was to start posting paying freelance writing jobs. That’s why starting today, we’ll post several new freelance writing job opportunities from around the U.S. every Monday in our new column. Continue Reading →