Q: How do I know I need professional writing?
A: If you own a business, you have a need for professional writing. Whether you own a brick and mortar business, an Internet company, or a business that needs a stronger online presence, writing is imperative.
Q: My business is unusual/unique/unfamiliar to most. Can you still help me?
A: Yes. I spend a great deal of time getting to know clients and their businesses. Even when I have prior knowledge of an industry, I still work with clients to ensure the final product reflects their voice. During the preliminary phase and creation of drafts, you can supply industry-specific information or point me to reliable resources.
Q: My project is small. Are you still willing to work with me?
A: Absolutely. All projects are important, regardless of size.
Q: My project is huge. Can you handle it?
A: Yes. I do the majority of writing for clients on my own, but I work with a few other professional writers if a need arises. During the intake phase, we will decide if additional support is needed and create a time-frame that works for your business and mine.
Q: I was working with a writer who abandoned my project and now I have something half finished. Can you help?
A: Yes. This can make a project easier or more difficult, but I’m happy to finish what you need.
Q: Are you willing to sign an NDA?
A: In most cases, yes. I understand some information is sensitive and I respect any legal protection you feel is necessary.
Q: Social media… does it really work?
A: Yes, and I’m using it to grow my business. It’s one of the most affordable marketing options available and it gives business owners a great deal of control over their brand.
Q: Why did you decide to become a writer?
A: There were numerous reasons, many of which have their roots in my childhood. Ultimately, writing is the best tool I have for helping people.
Q: How can you help my business?
A: It depends on your needs. I’ll handle the time consuming aspects of your business writing and help you find new ways to communicate with clients. I’ll help you find fresh methods for targeting potential clients and create a strong Internet presence for your business. I’ll also help you understand the importance of quality writing.
Q: I want to be a writer. Can you help?
A: Sure. I’ve been freelancing for more than five years and I’ve handled a variety of projects. Professional writing is not a get-rich-quick-scheme, but it is the right career for people with a talent and passion for writing. Freelance writing is a great opportunity for those who are disciplined, driven, and creative. I’m happy to answer questions and offer suggestions for your future in writing.