Create an LLC?

First, you may be wondering what an LLC is. It stands for “Limited Liability Company.” That pretty much says it. Your liability (for the debts of the business) is limited to your investment in the business. It is not a corporation. The advantages of the LLC are: It looks more professional to be an LLC… Continue reading Create an LLC?

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Pay Attention

The only factor becoming scarce in a world of abundance is human attention.Kevin Kelly, in ‘Wired’ Agree. Stephen Covey says (Habit #2) – First, seek to understand. If you are not going to pay attention to and understand your clients, you won’t have clients. What can you do to improve your attention skills? Listen interactively… Continue reading Pay Attention

Finding your niche

Whenever I think about creating a marketing niche, I think of the song “Who are you?” by Pete Townsend, popularized on CSI.Knowing who you are, and what kind of writing business you want to create is an essential first step in starting your writing business. It’s about creating a writing “niche.” So what’s a niche?… Continue reading Finding your niche

Categorized as Writing

Stopping Analysis Paralysis

The Monster of Startup My favorite Sesame Street character is Grover. And my favorite Grover book is called “The Monster at the End of this Book.” Throughout the book, Grover tells the reader, “There is a monster at the end of this book. Don’t turn the page.” Of course, the reader turns the page, and… Continue reading Stopping Analysis Paralysis

Categorized as Startup

Welcome to my blog!

If you are a professional writer, or considering starting a writing business, you’ve come to the right place. My blog was created to help you through the many decisions you’ll need to make to start and succeed and grow in your writing business. The definition of “thrive” includes: “to boom” (I especially like that one;… Continue reading Welcome to my blog!

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