Posts authored by Tyra Seldon

Tyra Seldon is a former English Professor turned writer, editor and small business owner. Her writing addresses the intersections of race, gender, culture and education.
Oct 17, 2019

Pay now or pay later: what 10 years of freelancing taught me

Being firm with your freelance payment terms is an easy way to avoid conflict down the road.

Jul 4, 2019

Why you, a freelancer, deserve some guilt-free time off

Overwork can throw your whole life out of alignment. Slow down and think about YOU.

Jun 28, 2019

School's out for summer! How to work in a full house

The summer holidays don't have to throw off your freelance work. You just have to plan accordingly.

Jun 6, 2019

Is your plate too full? Strategies for staying sane

While it's natural for freelancers to worry about famine more than feast, work overload brings its own set of problems.

May 20, 2019

Is it time to switch freelance lanes?

Are you in a professional rut? Here's why and how to switch up your services.