Amy Anderson

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Amy Anderson is the former senior editor of SUCCESS magazine, an Emmy Award-winning writer and founder of Freelance Academy. She works with freelancers and independent contractors to help them create the business and life of their dreams at Learn more about Amy at



Articles by Amy Anderson

What Agoraphobia Taught Me About Fear Versus Facts

What Agoraphobia Taught Me About Fear Versus Facts

3 ways you’re fooling yourself into paralysis.

May 19, 2016

‘Embrace the People Who Tell You You’re Full of Crap’

Gary Vaynerchuk on authenticity, self-awareness and the future of business

April 5, 2016

How to Go From Employee to Entrepreneur

Hint: It starts with your mindset.

March 28, 2016

Meet Kendra Scott, Homemade Millionaire

How the jewelry designer melded family, fashion and philanthropy into an empire of bling

March 7, 2016

3 Rules I Learned From Hiring the Wrong Person (Twice)

The responsibility is on you for a bad hire. But it also means that the opportunity is yours to make a great hire.

January 12, 2016

When It Comes to Pleasing Difficult Clients, Sometimes It’s Better to Be Fired

When I first started my business, I was terrified of disappointing my cust

December 28, 2015

Do These 4 Things to Avoid Losing Your Mind as an Entrepreneur

I ignored the first rule of starting a business—for a year. In 2004, I

November 19, 2015