In today’s Notes from Minnesota I ramble about… News on the cancer front A mistake far too many creative entrepreneurs make A fun resource Enjoy!
An interview with the ever fabulous Victoria Rosendahl! Video below, audio at the end of this post. Today I speak with dear friend, wonderful writer, and savvy marketer Victoria Rosendahl… Read more »
I almost didn’t upload this one. I don’t want to hurt anyone’s feelings. But… (there’s always a “but,” right?) something just isn’t right with this. Perhaps I’m wrong. Please correct… Read more »
My how times change. The magazine ads after the jump are… interesting. We’ve got fannies, diarrhea plagued playboys, “chubby” girls, women who would shoot themselves in the head due to… Read more »
This thing was all over my Facebook feed. Awkward, cute, strange. I watched it, curious about the backstory… who would think to do such a thing? With over 46 million… Read more »
The video/article I posted yesterday has been picked up by a few interesting media outlets. The New Yorker listed the article in their “Weekend Reading” recommendation and calls it one… Read more »
Here’s an interesting article outlining some of the dastardly deeds committed by some of the best-known online gurus. Instead of being a conduit for help, the internet was just one… Read more »
Very cool. Thanks, Lindsey Michelle! Just click here to check it out.
Borders is ka-put. (Not that this is a surprise, it’s just an FYI.)
I have an article on freelancer Penny Lockwood Ehrenkranz’s wonderful blog, “One Writer’s Journey.” The subject? Generating web traffic. Very cool, eh? Check it out here.
Helen Gallagher at Pajama Marketing was kind enough to post my article, “Managing Deadlines.” How fun! Be sure to check it out… miss a deadline and you’ll probably lose a… Read more »
I began my illustrious freelance career with visions of tweed coats, elbow patches, cigars, and pensive photos. My mind’s eye saw a cluttered office, checks strewn across my desk, and… Read more »
As a writer, you need to acquire a readership, whether you write articles, advertising, fiction, and/or nonfiction. You’ve probably heard that you need a website to help promote your writing… Read more »
There’s evidently a trick to uploading YouTube videos onto your blog without messing up all the formatting. I’ll have to check in to this. In the mean time, enjoy this… Read more »
How cool. This blog is now a “Plog” as well. Go figure. I want to thank Amazon for opening up their site to my blog. That’s a generous and wonderful… Read more »
So… how will this tidbit of information affect the next article you write? Think you’ll approach your next sales letter a little different? How ’bout the novel? Interesting stuff here:… Read more »
If you don’t know what an “elevator speech is” you should probably read this: http://tinyurl.com/yor68x Now go get ‘em, Tiger. 🙂
OK. I admit it. I’m a copywriter. Part of working as an ethical marketing writer is choosing reputable products to write for… then telling the truth about them. But the… Read more »
I want you. OK. Let me clarify a bit. If you’re a drop dead serious, no whining allowed, absolutely committed to success (no matter how you personally define it), freelance… Read more »