September 2015

Having trouble getting a job — Part 1

While there are many reasons you might be having trouble getting a job, let’s focus on two common reasons that are easy to correct and can get you results today. The first reason you’re having…


Job Loss Depression 

It’s only natural to have negative feelings—like depression— after losing your job. Job loss depression, along with anger and resentment, must be attended to first so you can focus on a job search. I’m not…


How to price freelance work

When you choose to freelance and accept wavering salary levels and zero health or retirement benefits, you must determine an hourly rate for your services. How to price freelance work is done by breaking down your…


How to Get freelance Work 

It’s done by selling. That’s the lesson I learned some years ago after setting up a freelance writing business. My first engagement, with a company that produced industrial films, paid close to ten thousand dollars…