My colleague Rich Adin, aka An American Editor, has asked me to write a regular column (The Proofreader's Corner) for him on his blog in which I explore various aspects of the business of editorial freelancing. I hope to be able to contribute on a monthly basis (though I've made him no promises!) and of course I'll continue to consider these issues here on the Parlour.
In my inaugural post, Editorial Freelancing — Are You Really Ready for It?, I consider how the move from employee to self-employer has consequences for the responsibilities we have and the tasks we must take care of as small-business owners.
You can read the article in full over on the American editor blog.
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Louise Harnby is a professional proofreader and the curator of The Proofreader's Parlour. She is the author of Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers and Marketing Your Editing and Proofreading Business. Visit her business website at Louise Harnby | Proofreader, follow her on Twitter at @LouiseHarnby, or find her on LinkedIn.
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