This presentation covers three areas that can be contentious when working with writers: Getting work samples Payment Communication Learn how to avoid the key mistakes many people make when working with writers and other creative professionals. How to Work With Writers from Sharon Hurley Hall, Writer What’s the secret ingredient to a successful biz? The … Read more
This isn’t the story I had planned to tell. But then my computer died. It was a tragedy, but only a partial one. And it occurred to me that it would be a good way to give you a behind-the-scenes peek at my writing business. I’ve talked before about my favorite tools, but what does that … Read more
I got the nicest testimonial from a fellow writer today, completely unsolicited. It was published in an article on marketing advice, to which I’d contributed a tip. Here’s what Samar Owais said: I was thrilled, especially by the second paragraph. The full article has great marketing tips. Although they are intended for writers, there are … Read more
The third quarter of 2014 was a busy blogging period for me. Not only did I start an extended ghostwriting contract, covering topics like online backup, real time analytics and disaster recovery, but I gained a few new clients whose work you will see in my next quarterly round up. Here’s some of the work … Read more
When Sharon Hurley Hall’s not writing for clients, she dabbles in poetry – nonsense poetry. Read her William Wordsworth spoof.
I’m a prolific writer. In my year-end roundup, I mentioned that during the year I’d added 150,000 words, 180 clips and 8 new publications to my portfolio – and that was just the work I could claim credit for. Even some of my writer buddies – and my editors – want to know how I … Read more