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10 time-saving apps to boost productivity for freelance writers and more

10 Time-Saving Apps to Boost Productivity for Freelance Writers10 Time-Saving Apps to Boost Productivity for Freelance Writers

Are you one of those freelance writers who is always short on time, scrambles to get stuff done, and lives in a constant state of procrastination? It happens. Shiny Object Syndrome is a real thing when you’re sitting in front of a computer all day.

In the perfect world, you spend all your working hours writing for clients, marketing your services, and making lots of money.

But it doesn’t always work like that. Right?

Check out these 10 time-saving apps to help you move up and earn more:

 

The Definitive Guide To Leveraging Social Media for Online Sales

The Definitive Guide To Leveraging Social Media for Online Sales71% of Internet users in the United States actively use social media networks.

That means (almost) three out of four people can potentially be reached, interacted with, and persuaded through social media.

Marketers everywhere are trying to harness social media to improve customer experience, boost brand awareness, and increase sales.

A women’s online clothing store supporting a non-profit wildlife conservation organization saw a 192% increase in social media sales with Facebook leading to new customer acquisition.

So, to help you increase sales for your business, I’m going to show you how to use social media to drive sales.

To begin, you have to use the right social channels to reach the right people.

Want Better Results? Ask Better Questions. Here’s How

Want Better Results? Ask Better Questions. Here’s HowFirst things first: Our workshop on effective selling with Tim Paige is back on the schedule!

We had to adjust the calendar, but we’ve got Tim set to teach us his low-pressure but effective techniques for sales. We’ll host the workshop (it’s free) on Tuesday, June 26 at 12:00 Noon Eastern U.S. Time.

I’ve had a sneak peek at Tim’s presentation, and I think it’s going to be very, very useful. And you don’t need to somehow get a “sales personality” to make it work.

You can get signed up here.

 

 

How I grew CoSchedule into a $5MM+ SaaS company using this frameworkHow I grew CoSchedule into a $5MM+ SaaS company using this framework

I was half a decade into an agency job I was supposed to love.On paper, that job was a great fit.

But in reality, there was this problem:

I didn’t fit in. Today, I’m the cofounder and CEO of CoSchedule.

We’re a SaaS startup with users in 100+ countries around the world. In fewer than 4 years, we went from night-owl jam sessions to 8,000+ customers.

I share this so you know we didn’t go from zeroes across the board to thousands of customers by magic. (Or by dipping into the fat wallets of VC money.)

This is your inside look at how I grew CoSchedule with the One Metric That Matters (1MTM) framework, which is made up of two things:

  1. Focus
  2. Discipline

6 Tips for Building Your Marketing Career

6 Tips for Building Your Marketing CareerYou’ve read the books. You’ve watched the videos.

You’re convinced that you belong in marketing.

Now, all you have to do is put that resume out there and wait, right?

Unfortunately, that won’t cut it anymore. Getting into marketing is easy. But how do you make it big?

Luckily, there are a few tricks you can use to get the edge on your competition.

Here’s a peek into my rulebook for crushing it in marketing. Use these strategies to boost your marketing career and leave the competition behind.