C.J. Hayden


Helping you thrive as a self-employed professional

Business Advisor
Writing Coach

I’m the author of seven books, and a business advisor and writing coach for self-employed professionals. Please explore my blog, books and home-study courses, and live programs.

Blueprint for a Thriving Mission-Based Business

Thriving as a Self-Employed Professional or Freelancer

Are you ready to change how you’ve been running your business? Do you want to find a path to success that allows you to stay true to yourself? Would you like to break through the barriers that hold you back from thriving? My books and home-study courses can help you and your business evolve and prosper.

Business Building Writer

Writing to Build Your Business

Do you write blog posts, articles, books, or home-study courses to attract clients or increase your income? Or would you like to? With my Get It Written virtual retreats, Get It Written Village community, and Business Building Writer program, I’ll help you get your stuff written, improve its quality, and make use of your content and expertise as a business-building tool.

Get Clients Now!

Marketing & Sales for Self-Employed and Freelance Pros

Do you need more clients? More income? To earn a better living with less effort? My bestselling book Get Clients Now!™ has been helping professionals, consultants, coaches, and freelancers build thriving businesses since 1999. Get Clients Now! is more than just a book; it delivers a complete support system for getting clients.

Latest Posts from My Blog

What’s Your Writing Routine?

What’s Your Writing Routine?

The late Maya Angelou kept a hotel room as her writing studio. She took all the art off the walls, and kept the phone unplugged. Arriving there at 6:30 a.m., she wrote until 12:30 or 1:30 p.m. with only a brief break. Every weekday. Sound a little too intense to you?...

You Can’t Move Your Boat by Pushing the River

You Can’t Move Your Boat by Pushing the River

They say that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over but expecting different results. I've noticed that we self-employed professionals indulge in this practice fairly often. For example, you have some potential business to discuss with Maria...

Your Blog Readers Want Consistency

Your Blog Readers Want Consistency

Aaron Agius is the co-founder of Louder Online, helping business clients be more discoverable online and increase their website traffic. He came up with 27 reasons people aren't reading your blog posts. They're all worthwhile learning about, but here's one it's worth...

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