The question I get asked more than anything as a content creator is, how did you become a
I had experience in public speaking, but it’s hard to book speaking gigs while still working a day job. I couldn’t afford to lose income to build a speaking career, so I turned to writing. I had no formal training or education but loved to write. My writing ability has come a long way since those first assignments. At least, I think so. I still have much room for improvement.
In November 2019, I left my day job to become a full-time
In this episode, you’re going to learn more about how I started as a
How to choose a writing niche
How to create an online portfolio
Where to look for clients
The importance of growing your business once you’ve started
Tools to help you build a
Resources to check out
- My Freelance Writing Story
- Freelance Writer Academy Online Courses
- Earn More Writing Online Course (Update: The course is now closed to new members).
- Hemingway Editor
- LinkedIn Premium
- Muck Rack
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Kevin Payne is the budgeting and family travel enthusiast behind FamilyMoneyAdventure.com. He’s also the host of the Family Money Adventure Show podcast, where he helps families learn to manage their money better so they can afford to do the things they love.
Kevin is a freelance writer specializing in personal finance and travel. He is a regular contributor to USA Today, Forbes Advisor, Bankrate, Fox Business, Credible, and CreditCards.com.