Category Archives: Working Maven

How to start freelancing

When I first quit my job in July, my plan was to be a “professional freelancer.” It sounded like a dream job, and in ways it is. I learned freelancing has its ups and downs – from a flexible schedule to not knowing where your next paycheck is coming...

Why I hate press releases

Yes, I own a public relations firm… and I hate press releases. Sounds crazy, right? Well, I spent almost a decade deleting them, so there’s that. When I was looking to leave the TV business and start working at a public relations firm, so many wouldn’t hire...

Twitter 101

I was recently working with a friend on her social media outreach. She was giving me some tips on how to get more followers on Pinterest and I was helping her to get more followers on Twitter, so I figured, why not share it all with you?!...