Never put your full address on your resume. That only makes it easy for recruiters to write you off as being too far to commute or too expensive to relocate. Don’t put a picture of yourself on your resume. You’ll be opening yourself up to all kinds of discrimination, especially if you’re a visible minority.Continue reading “10 Mistakes to Avoid on Your Resume”
Being an author is rarely a matter of dropping a title and watching the dollars roll in. It has to become a way of life and something you are always marketing.
You’ll have the best chance of becoming a successful editor if you learn to keep your clients hooked on your brand. Make sure that your client’s experience with you is one that they’ll never forget–in a good way. This goes beyond sending them their edits on time. Doing the minimum expected isn’t enough to keep a client loyal to you in the long run. Be the editor who goes the extra mile to make a client feel cared for.