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Shifting from a full-time career in publishing to a full-time career as a freelance writer was tough. Rewarding, but challenging. Humbling, but encouraging.

It's important to know the right people and then back that networking with knowledge.

It’s Not What You Know, It’s Who You Know . . . But Then What?

Networking is a valued skill in any industry. But if I hear, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know” again, I may go nuts. Sure, having contacts helps propel a dream into reality, but I’m a firm believer there is more to the age-old adage. Instead, the saying ought to read, “It’s not… Continue reading It’s Not What You Know, It’s Who You Know . . . But Then What?

Launching my new business is exciting and nerve wracking.

Launching the Biz

Facing the unknown is scary, especially as a person who is very type A. When I decided to launch Katie Frank Communications, it wasn’t the work I was reluctant about, it was the vulnerability and unforeseeable risks that caused my trepidation. It wasn’t until I was interviewing for a full-time corporate job that it it… Continue reading Launching the Biz