So, several months ago I was contacted by someone who wanted to interview me for the AND CO blog. He said that it usually takes a long time before articles get published but he would contact me when if went live. Well, he didn’t contact me and, to be honest, I forgot all about it. oops!
Fast forward to a few days ago when I was contacted by someone and he mentioned that he read my interview on the AND CO website. Turns out it was published in October 2016!
Here is a snippet of the interview:
AND CO: When did you begin freelancing? Do you do it full-time? If so, did you leave a traditional career behind? Tell us about your transition to full-time freelance work (or, if you freelance part-time, how you supplement your day job with freelance work).
Carol: I began freelancing part-time in 2005 after the birth of my son. Prior to this, I worked full-time in an insurance agency. I had the boss from hell and going to work was a nightmare so beginning my maternity leave was such a relief. I knew that going back to regular employment wasn’t going to be an option so I seized the opportunity during my maternity leave to take an online class for Virtual Assistants. That was my first freelance business….