Why Your Website Matters

Why Your Website Matters

Your website is your online business card, resume, and persona all wrapped up into one. It tells prospective clients and your freelancer peers who you are, what you’ve accomplished, and what you offer as a professional. Those of you who’ve already joined the AIPP know...
Should You Charge An Admin Fee?

Should You Charge An Admin Fee?

We all know there are “hidden costs” to freelancing. Those include things like website costs, Internet, business licenses, subscriptions to services and references, bank fees, and the like. Credit card fees are especially egregious; at least they seem that way when...
Tools of the Trade

Tools of the Trade

If you’ve been editing for a while, you probably have most of these books on your shelf or subscribe to them online. If you’re just starting out though, you may be wondering what sources you absolutely need to have and which you can hold off on, especially if startup...
Making the Move to Cloud-Based Accounting

Making the Move to Cloud-Based Accounting

Cloud-based accounting. What is it, should you use it, and why? To answer the first question, it’s software that’s available via your web browser and/or an app on your devices. This means that your data is available no matter what computer you’re on, or even if you’re...