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How to Only Get Projects You Love to Do

Apr 25, 2023

Freelance designer Colleen Sheehan shares her insights on how to limit the irrelevant requests from clients and only work on the things you love. Read more →

Live Chat: Managing Your Finances and UK Freelancer Taxes

Mar 31, 2023

A webinar transcript, discussing self-employed finances and taxes in the UK. Read more →

Finances For Freelancers 101

Mar 28, 2023

Helpful tips and tricks on how to manage your finances as a freelancer, file your taxes, and save for retirement. Read more →

Live Chat: How to Design Characters That Resonate

Mar 06, 2023

Reedsy’s in-house illustrator, Raúl Gil, and freelancing illustrators Andy Baker and Cristina Dan discuss character design in publishing. Read more →

How to Illustrate Characters: 30 Tips for Iconic Character Design

Feb 24, 2023

30 tips to improve your illustration skills and create iconic character design Read more →

Live Chat: Offer Letter Writing Dos and Don’ts

Jan 30, 2023

Reedsy’s Head of Operations, Prathima, editor Rebecca Heyman and designer Colleen Sheehan break down the dos and don’ts of offer letter writing and winning project bids. Read more →

Live Chat: The Art of Editing Nonfiction

Dec 16, 2022

Lisa Howard and Amber Hatch, two of Reedsy's nonfiction editing experts, discuss tricks of the trade. Read more →

Live Chat: Freelancer Profile Critique — Reedsy’s Head of Ops Reviews Your Profile

Nov 09, 2022

Reedsy's Head of Operations gives feedback and advice on how to optimize your Reedsy profile. Read more →

Live Chat: How to Explain Editing Services to Indie Authors

Oct 10, 2022

Editors Aja Pollock and Fiona McLaren share their insights and experiences in guiding indie authors through the publishing process. Read more →

Is IAPWE Legit? A Look at the International Association of Professional Writers and Editors

Oct 05, 2022

In this article, we’ll be taking a closer look at IAPWE to see if they’re worth your time as a professional writer or editor (and the membership fee). Read more →

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