The Savvy Scribe

EP239: Pitching vs. Applying to Jobs for Freelance Writers

November 07, 2023 Episode 239
The Savvy Scribe
EP239: Pitching vs. Applying to Jobs for Freelance Writers
Show Notes

Today, let’s discuss the pros and cons of pitching vs. applying to jobs for freelance writers.

Is Applying to Jobs Easier Than Pitching?

Key takeaways:

→ Pitching puts you in the driver’s seat and allows you to target specific clients.

→ Pitching saves you time and helps you build relationships with potential clients.

→ Pitching gives you more room to negotiate your rates.


Challenges of Pitching:

Requires confidence, networking skills, and the ability to handle rejection

Additional resources to check out:

Download for FREE: The Nurse Writer Procrastinator Roadmap to Freelance Writing Success

Pitching is a great way to gain clients and grow your freelance writing business. While it can be challenging, the rewards are worth it.

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