Moonlighting to Full-Time Writing: Tips to a Successful Transition
You’re piling up the bylines and thinking about making the leap to full time. Do you have a transition strategy?
Here’s the thing. Going from part time to full time isn’t about doing more of the same. It’s about putting systems in place and developing a game plan for growth. It’s about sharpening your business skills as much as your writing skills. And that takes time. Adelaide Lancaster, co-author of “The Big Enough Company: Creating a Business that Works for You ,” says wade in slowly. Don’t plunge. “Treat the start-up process as a research project.”