editing

The Cost of Doing Business: How Freelance Service Providers Make a Living

The Cost of Doing Business: How Freelance Service Providers Make a Living

Deciding how much you should pay a freelancer for editing, ghostwriting, or any other service requires an understanding of your goals and how freelancers make money. In this post, I tell you what’s behind a freelancer’s rate and help you determine how much you should pay.

Establishing Boundaries on Social Media

Establishing Boundaries on Social Media

Establishing social media boundaries is critical to the success of your brand.

Do you have a social media strategy, and does it articulate who (or the types of accounts) you will connect with on various social media platforms?

I designed this post to help you identify and correct areas where your social media practices are working against you if you are trying to enhance your credibility as a professional*.

How to Avoid and Correct Passive Voice

How to Avoid and Correct Passive Voice

Using passive voice is an oft-cited faux pas for writers. 

Before I get into what it is and how to correct it, I want to be clear: Passive voice is not a bad thing. Don't listen to grammar pedants who tell you otherwise. It's better to use active voice in many writing situations. This post addresses situations when active voice is better than passive and why.