Life as a freelancer
Freelancing gives you the opportuity to work for different companies on your own time. As a freelance writer you will be able to pitch your stories to the company of your choice with the hopes of them accepting it. Believing in yourself is the first step, even if you’re not confident in your pitch, send it out you’ve got nothing to lose!
As your own boss you have to set your own hours, pay rate, schedule and keep tab on all your clients. Don’t take criticism to heart, this will help you become a better writer in the long run. Marketing yourself is also very important when it comes to freelancing. You want to make sure you’re getting your name out there with positive testimonials. Building experience is very important as a freelancer. Always be on the look out for new stories and be creative with your pitches.
Run your own business, be your own boss!