How Do You Handle Taxes?

I write down the details of every project on color-coded index cards, including the date assigned, completed and paid. I write the amount paid and amount deducted for any fees (Elance, Guru, Paypal). At the end of the year I … More »

Why take your own photos if you’re a writer?

The company publishes several weekly community newspapers and a monthly publication, and all writers and editors take their own photos. I think this is becoming more and more common in the industry. Luckily, I already had some experience with photography … More »