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Are You Working in a Focused Way…or Just Looking Busy?

“I’ve been busy, so busy” people love to say, like it’s something to be proud of. I prefer the quote, “Busy is a sign of weakness.” It means you don’t know

Self-publish Your Book in Multiple Formats

If you put out your own book instead of going through a traditional publisher, you’ll likely make a lot more money. You do have to commit to a lot more work,

Audience First, Money Second

Editor’s note – This is an update of a post that originally went up in 2010, thus the old comments. I’m reviving it again because it’s an answer to one of

What’s Your Excuse for Not Succeeding?

I’ve been talking to other travel writers since “travel writing” meant you had to write for magazines or guidebook companies. Then I’ve been talking to travel bloggers since I launched the

Are You Too Cheap to Succeed?

If your travel writing or blogging earnings have stalled and you can’t seem to move the needle, you may want to look at your spending. No, I’m not telling you to