"A godsend for me... a clear, comprehensive, friendly and approachable down-to-earth manual... this book has it all. Highly recommended." Malcolm Pryce, novelist
"Digs deep into the nitty-gritty of the copywriting profession." Amazon customer
This is a freelance business guide designed to get skilled freelance writers up and running quickly as a writer for small and medium businesses (SMEs). Note: It doesn't tell you how to write! It explains how to transfer your existing creative writing skills to the world of business, and sell them successfully.
Jules Horne is a creative writer, copywriter and university teacher who makes a successful living as writer in rural Scotland. As well as writing award-winning plays and fiction, she writes websites and marketing materials for local businesses, including deep sea divers, heating engineers, housing associations, and chocolatiers.
If you're a creative writer interested in a commercial income stream, and need help selling your skills to businesses in your area, this inspiring book will get you launched with confidence. This book is UK-based, but the principles are universal. Get these gold tips and strategies, and hit the ground running!
Creative Writing for Business
Kit and Caboodle
Training and Learning
Build Your Business
Business Concepts and Culture
Legal Nuts and Bolts
Working for Yourself
A Creative's Guide to Business
The Job of Writing
Grow Your Business
In short, all you need to get your freelance writing career off to an excellent start!