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Five Business Theories to Apply to Your Self-Employed Writing Life

If you listen to a lot of business podcasts, read magazines like Inc., or just chat with other business owners in Facebook groups, you’ll eventually start hearing a few theories that

Working on the Road With Nora Dunn, the Professional Hobo

Nora Dunn is a former certified financial planner who is the founder and editor of The Professional Hobo. She is also a freelance writer, and a regular contributor to Wise Bread,

Matt Kepnes: Ten Years a Nomad and Making Money on His Own Terms

If asked to name 10 successful travel bloggers, almost anyone in our industry is going to have Matt Kepnes – better known as Nomadic Matt – in their list. Huge traffic,

6.5 Things That Will Make You a Better Non-fiction Writer

Is your writing kind of…blah? Are your articles just kind of laying there, not moving anyone to emotion or action? I made the point several times in the book that Travel

4 Reasons to Leave Comments Enabled on Your Blog

If you want to get bloggers arguing about something in a hurry, ask them what they think of allowing comments on their blog. It can get heated—for good reasons—on both sides