So… youngest child started school three weeks ago and this is the time to revitalise my freelance career which became somewhat neglected last school year. I would love to have a career coach but cannot justify the expense so I must be my own coach instead.
So, this is my own 12-step programme. Here are my goals up until Christmas:
1. To get two new freelance writing clients. One of which should be a regular job.
2. To settle on an idea for my play and start writing it.
3. To get either paid/voluntary oral history work.
What do they say about goals being SMART: they have to be specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, timely. I think those three goals meet those criteria. Let’s see how I get on…….