Not Status Quo exists to motive, inspire, and encourage others on their life and business journeys.  While we write lots of original content, we value collaboration and insight of others!  Therefore, we would love for you to contribute!  After all, our goal is to create a culture of community at Not Status Quo.


We’re new, but we’re growing, and we’re growing fast.  We’ve created a stage for writers to present their work with excellence in mind.  We’re striving to grow our audience daily with advertising and marketing efforts. These efforts are targeted towards individuals that we’ll be able to add value to, should they become readers.  If you’re passionate about making a difference and helping to empower others we would love for you to contribute.


We are looking for articles that fit within our niche – adding value to our readers.  Available categories include:

  1. Attitude
  2. Business
  3. Leadership
  4. Life
  5. Marketing
  6. Motivation
  7. Productivity
  8. Parenting
  9. Finance
  10. Health & Fitness

Also, we’re only accepting articles that add value to our targeted audience, which includes individuals on a mission to abandon mediocrity in their lives and live up to their potential.

Finally, we’re looking for articles that are publish-ready. Poorly written content will not be accepted.  The article must match the quality of our other posts and must be between 400 and 1500 words.


Contributions must be your original work.

Submissions must not have been published elsewhere.

Articles must credit any sources that were referenced in your writing.

Not all submissions will be accepted.


We credit authors for their work.  Your name, picture, and a 1-2 sentence bio will be listed on the post.  When submitting an article, be sure to include the following:

  1. First and Last Name
  2. Email address that has been registered with gravatar.com to be used for your author photo. The gravatar service is free, and is a beneficial service for bloggers.
  3. Bio that is 1-2 sentences with up to 1 external link.
  4. Any social media accounts you would like listed.

That’s all!  To contribute, email the above requirements to info@notstatusquo.com with the subject line ARTICLE SUBMISSION.