Freelance Success Blog

Practical advice and inspiration, and freelance success stories!

How to Thrive Like Kathleen Labonge Despite Ongoing Economic Uncertainty

Kathleen LabongeWhen Kathleen Labonge started freelancing in 2015, she worked really hard to build her business, Write Point Editing Solutions. The freelance medical editor refined her specialty, chose her target clients, and developed client-focused marketing.

As Kathleen gained experience,…

How 11 Freelancers Are Staying Strong in Uncertain Times

Freelancers are staying strong despite uncertainty.

In less than two weeks, freelance medical writer Ginny Vachon, PhD, has seen a “huge shift” in her business. A specialist in advisory boards and meetings, Ginny spends a lot…

Do You Want Better Clients? Do What Chad Birt Did

Get better clients with direct email.When Chad Birt started freelancing in 2015, he didn’t know much about getting better clients.  So he used freelance job sites like,, and Blogging pro, along with Craigslist. “I…

How to Use a Red Velvet Rope to Get Your Ideal Clients

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Why your freelance business needs a red velvet rope

When you work with your ideal clients, you’ll be energized and inspired.  Having a red velvet rope policy can help…

How 2 Skeptical Freelancers Find Trustworthy Help

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Need help but don’t know how to find it?

Learn how 2 freelancers found trustworthy help in building their freelance businesses and what you should look for if you…

How More Confidence Helped Shannon Unlock Freelance Success

How Shannon builds confidenceDo you wish you could boost your confidence?

Confidence is a key ingredient in freelance success. Boost your confidence by learning how to get the clients you deserve.

Estimated reading time: 4…

How Eva Stabenow Attracts the Right Clients with her Freelance Brand

get the right clientsHaving a Freelance Brand Means Less Marketing

Eva Stabenow’s freelance brand helps her stand out from other freelance translators and attract the right clients. Here’s how Eva developed her freelance brand.

How Kristin Harper Shows She’s a Professional with Her Freelance Brand

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A Professional Brand

Kristin’s freelance brand stands out from other freelancers and shows she’s professional with her freelance brand. Here’s how Kristin developed her brand.

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes

Clients often…

How Kathleen Labonge Boosts Awareness with her Freelance Brand

Boosting awareness Making Marketing Easier  

Kathleen’s freelance brand boosts awareness of her services, gives her more confidence, and makes freelance marketing less uncomfortable and more effective. Here’s how Kathleen developed her freelance brand.

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes

Being Resilient Helped JoAnna Pendergrass Overcome Setbacks and Make More Money

Being resilient helps freelancers grow their freelance business. When JoAnna Pendergrass, DVM, launched her freelance writing business, JPen Communications, in 2016, things went really well. JoAnna was doing work that she loved, and…