Just like you can’t learn how to be funny, you can’t learn how to be a hustler. But you certainly can fake it—just ask Dane Cook.
I wouldn’t blame one person’s unemployment on an entire global epidemic. But if I must explain myself…
Wow, even the Real Housewives have frequently updated blogs read by millions of people.
22. You’re either really busy — business is great! — or you’re doing absolutely nothing.
Working from bed isn’t a hobby, it’s a lifestyle: staying in bed should be as important a goal as actually getting work done.
“Well, you work for free! If you were supposed to be paid, you’d be called a paidlancer or something!”
The freelance life certainly has its benefits. Being your own boss, the ability to work from anywhere, and having an uber flexible schedule are just some of the allures of being a freelancer.
Congratulations on embarking (or continuing) on a path that will be one of the most transformative periods of your entire life.
Today is the six-month anniversary of my patronage of a particular branch of a New York cafe. I’ve come here between 12 and 18 times a month, for four to six hours a day, for six months. I’m proud of, and embarrassed by, this. There are regulars here, but there seems to be none more regular than I am.
Getting rejected does not mean the idea is bad or that the piece isn’t well done or that you are a bad writer. It just means it/you weren’t right for that specific publication. Once you start letting rejections mean that you are not good, it’s a slippery, depressing slope.