Time and time again I encounter people and potential clients, who seem to think that copy and content work should cost … well, very little. So, in today’s post I want to shed some light on word crafting and optimising rates – both, for fellow freelance writers and for clients – by contemplating on a… Continue reading What is the cost of (good) copy and content, and what is the value?
“Lose those cupcakes!” This was one of the ‘harsher’ comments – amongst otherwise very positive and constructive feedback – by a super experienced and professional copywriter, who very kindly responded to my call for a copywriting mentor on the ProCopywriters’ forum, back in 2016 when I started Power-Words.com. Although he felt strongly about it and… Continue reading Bringing the heart (back) into business, and the world – the story of my business logo
The phrase life-force has become firm part of my way to describing the power of words as I see it, particularly in business, but also in life. In a nutshell, I think that the words that describe and promote (and operate) a business, or also a cause or project, are the ‘make-or-break’. Before I elaborate… Continue reading Your words are the life-force of your business
I see you shake your head in disbelief. How can I – as a proof reader, editor and writer – make such a bold statement!? Well, let me take the wind out of your sails right away as I don’t mean to suggest anything drastic such as ignoring grammar to an extent that it causes… Continue reading Grammar is not everything