Category: Random Ramblings

5 Ways Towards Ethical Working

  Ethics. Is it something you think about at work? Most people get by. Some people actively seek out their employer’s ethics statement. Some people don’t even care. However, when you are freelance the ethics are down to you. Are you ‘in it for…

Time To Kill The Monster

If there’s one thing that raises its ugly head from time to time, and threatens to undermine all freelancers, it’s imposter syndrome. I don’t know a single freelancer who hasn’t been hit with it at some point. It starts off as a niggle … ‘oh,…

Past-Life Experience and the Editor

This week I’ve been musing in-between work and … well, work (there have been a few long days this week). Every now and then I’m reminded that it’s not just editorial training that makes a good editor, but also people skills, and previous work…