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Discussions on remaining competitive in a global market.

How should I price my copywriting rates?

Rates are one of the hottest topics of debate among writers in the United States. Ironically, not so much outside of the U.S. As someone who has spent much of the past 13+ years traveling, and four and a half

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A Day in the Life of an Expat Copywriter

As most of you know from reading the blog and following along at our Facebook page, I’ve been extremely busy with my current full-time job, which is managing my online community with Marginal Boundaries and establishing niche sites and products

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CWS In 2012

It’s been pretty quiet on the blog front for Complete Writing Solutions in 2012, and there’s a reason for that Those of you who have been following along for some time already know it’s because things are in full swing

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Marketability in the 21st Century – Evolving With The Industry

“Being ignorant is not so much a shame as being unwilling to learn.” – Benjamin Franklin Ben Franklin has numerous quotes that remain relevant throughout the ages, but it is this quote in particular that strikes a chord with me

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The Complete Writing Solutions Holiday Referral Program

As a way to show my thanks for your continued support over the past four years while Complete Writing Solutions has grown, I’m currently offering a 25% referral program for the holidays. Any work that is referred by you between

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Needs Versus Wants

Everyone is familiar with the concept of needs versus wants. Our parents teach it to us when we are in the learning stages of our lives, when we are being taught the virtues of sharing, do unto others as you

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Content Writing 101: Mythical Wages Debunked

While most of my time here at Complete Writing Solutions above and beyond the work I do for clients is spent working on freelance content writing tips and hints as well as coverage of hot topics related to content writing

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The Next Chapter

It’s been awhile since the last post, and I want to share a little bit of information with my readers as to the reasons behind the delay, and why I’ve been taking so much time off from blogging. First and

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The New Year

2011 is the start of my fourth year as a freelance writer. I feel extremely blessed to be working in this career, and despite some of the hiccups along the way, things have progressed nicely. I’ve managed to steer my

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Cell phone alternatives

Everyone has one. They use them to text, download music, watch streaming media, check their email, send files, stay in touch with their friends, and talk to family members no matter where they are in the world. Cell phones are,

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  • How should I price my copywriting rates?
    Rates are one of the hottest topics of debate among writers in the United States. Ironically, not so much outside of the U.S. As someone who has spent much of the past 13+ years traveling, and four and a half…Read more ›
  • A Day in the Life of an Expat Copywriter
    As most of you know from reading the blog and following along at our Facebook page, I’ve been extremely busy with my current full-time job, which is managing my online community with Marginal Boundaries and establishing niche sites and products…Read more ›
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    It’s been pretty quiet on the blog front for Complete Writing Solutions in 2012, and there’s a reason for that Those of you who have been following along for some time already know it’s because things are in full swing…Read more ›