Category: productivity

Is it better to hire an editor who lives locally?

Remember, there are thousands of trained editors out there

Over the years I’ve had a fair number of potential clients preferring to hire an editor who lives locally. Don’t worry, it’s not just me, it happens. This week I’ll look at why this isn’t necessarily a good idea. And why in some cases…

The January slow down – or how my freelance work dried up

drought, desert, lack of work

    I’ve been awol for a while. Did you notice? It’s been a mad two months and something had to give. That something was my blog.   Now, normally I would apologise, but for the sake of all things healthy I’m not going…

Perfectionism

So, last week I wrote a post that prompted quite a reaction. In it I said that it’s ok to be perfectish. ‘It doesn’t mean that it won’t be perfect, just accept that it might not be. And that’s totally fine.’ Most of the…