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Coaching Connection: Writing Software

By Janine Kelbach | Apr 13, 2017

  This week’s Coaching Connection question comes from Kristine and our topic will be writing software. Let’s get started!     Kristine, Thank you so much for your question; it’s a good one!   Two writing software applications I use daily and recommend are Google Docs and Grammarly.   It does depend on what type of…

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Coaching Connection: Cold E-mails

By Janine Kelbach | Mar 23, 2017

There has been a lot of talk in the Healthcare Writer’s Network Facebook group about cold emailing, so I wanted to share what it is for you newbies out there, how to write an effective one, and one important step you need to take in order to be successful at it.   Let’s jump right…

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Are negative people sinking your life boat?

Are Negative People Sinking Your Life Boat? Employ These 3 Strategies to Stay Above Water Without Throwing Them Overboard

By Katie Bush | Mar 20, 2017

    Naysayers; they truly are the barnacles of the business world, aren’t they?   Just when you think you’ve scraped them off the bottom of your life boat they come back with vengeance spreading their negativity like the disease it is, and just like real barnacles; they’re gross. Who wants to hang out with…

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Five Lessons from Writing a Book with Puppies

By Alene Nitzky | Mar 16, 2017

  This is the second part of a series by our good friend Alene. If you missed Part 1 you can check it out here. Happy reading!     Hi, Alene the puppy mom again, checking in. I recently finished two more chapters in my book and I’m feeling a sense of accomplishment. As I…

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Coaching Connection: Blog Hosting

By Janine Kelbach | Mar 14, 2017

It’s time for this weeks Coaching Connection and today’s question comes from Millie! Thank you so much for your question in our group, Millie! You received many comments regarding blog hosting including: WordPress as the sole host outsourcing the entire job Squarespace Fiverr for outsourcing A2 Hosting And johnoverall.com   The two I am most…

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Why We Love Planners (And You Should, Too!)

By Janine Kelbach | Mar 12, 2017

  It’s no secret that planners are very useful in prioritizing your life and business, but did you know how many different types there are? Today, I’m going to share what’s out there, and what I use!   1. Monthly planners Everyone knows what this one looks like. It is a basic big calendar planner.…

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Coaching Connection: Is a Business Name Necessary For Freelance Writers?

By Janine Kelbach | Mar 1, 2017

This weeks Coaching Connection question comes from our pal and fellow freelance writer Elizabeth. Lizz, thank you so much for your question! Although many responded to this in our Facebook group; I wanted to give you my response as well. Before WriteRN.net Before I started my business, I wrote as myself. I had a WordPress…

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Puppy Mom Writes a Book

By Alene Nitzky | Feb 28, 2017

(Note from Carol:  A big shout out to Alene Nitzky, one of my oncology nursing pals and aspiring author!  Alene is a member of the Healthcare Writers Network and will be sharing the story of her author journey!  Alene is a Nursepreneur, Health Coach and Founder of Cancer Harbors. You can find Alene on Twitter…

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Coaching Connection

By Janine Kelbach | Feb 20, 2017

  Hi guys! We’re starting a new series of sorts called ‘Coaching Connection’ where we’ll be answering different questions you have regarding the world of writing.  Today’s question comes from Kimberly in the Healthcare Writers Network asking: What type of laptop is suitable for the freelance writer? Personally, I had a Macbook back in the…

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