I love to write and blog. I would love to get paid for my passion. However, I have to work and am unhappily employed as a receptionist. It’s full time and I have little time for my hobby. How do I turn my hobby into paid employment and a career?
Signed: Writer’s Block (WB)
I will refer you to read the fantastic blog written by columnist Jacquelyn Smith who provides some useful tips to turn your hobby into your job. It includes the following particularly useful suggestions:
Become an expert: teach your passion.
Blogging is a skill. You have figured out not just how to write, but to edit and publish too. It’s possible that there are many out there who would like to learn these skills.