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The Road Less Travelled - Alternative Ways To Get Paid For Your Writing Skills
In this section, we highlight people who are successfully building businesses based on their (or other people's) writing skills.
Melanie Padgett Powers is a freelance writer and editor, primarily for health care membership associations. She is the owner of MelEdits and began her freelance business in October 2013.
She has a journalism degree and was previously a newspaper reporter in her home state of Indiana.
Melanie is also the creator and host of two podcasts: Deliberate Freelancer, which focuses on the business side of freelancing and has over 160 episodes, and her newest podcast, Association Station, which interviews membership association leaders about content and media.
Resources from Melanie:
Check out the Deliberate Freelancer podcast, which focuses on the business side of freelancing.
Treasa chatted with Melanie on the Boss Responses podcast. Check out what Melanie has to say about:
- How to respond to difficult clients
- How to stop unnecessary changes and revisions
- How to stop scope creep in its tracks
- How to manage late payments and cashflow
- How Melanie controls the chaos
We hope you are inspired to get out there and start earning (or earning more) from your writing.