New freelance writers have plenty of questions about launching their #freelancewriting careers? But are they asking the right ones?
I turned to experienced, successful freelancers to ask them, if they could have known one thing at the start of their #freelance careers that they know now, what would it be?
A big THANK YOU to Peter Bowerman and for chiming in!
- Yale University
- University of Phoenix
- Boomvang Creative GroupWriter and Editor, 1999 - presentEditorial services firm with a focus on travel & leisure, sports, finance, small business, professional speakers, B2B, ghostwriting, blogging. All forms of print and digital media, from newsletters and direct mail to websites, microsites and video and radio scriptwriting.
- McMurry PublishingAssociate Publisher, 1995 - 19992 years as editor of several syndicated and custom published magazines, followed by 2 years in business development and project management.
- Best Western InternationalMedia Relations Manager, 1994 - 1995Press release writing and internal communications for world's largest hotel chain.
- Golf IllustratedManaging Editor, 1992 - 1994Managed staff of in-house writers and freelancers. Served as primary contact with art department for magazine production. Wrote articles, managed all content from receipt through proofreading and production.
- Golf DigestAssistant Editor, 1989 - 1991After completing New York Times Magazine Group internship, was hired full time as staff editor for Golf Shop Operations (GSO). Wrote and edited copy, managed freelance writers.
- Ellipsis CommunicationsFormer name of Boomvang Creative Group.
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