Let’s face it — nothing about this moment in time is normal. The pandemic has shaken up our lives in many ways: many people are working remotely, others have been laid off, and kids are learning remotely while dreaming of the time when their lives can finally go “back to normal.”
One of the perks of being a freelancer is the ability to work from home. Or so I have been… Read more Listen to the Rhythm of the Falling Toddler
Actually, this is a tale of 17+ kitties, to be exact. I’m freelancing at an advertising agency this week and… Read more A Tale of Two Kitties
Before we answer that burning question, allow me to address another one—where have I been (or, more specifically, why haven’t… Read more Junior? Senior? Does it Really Matter?
During an interview, hiring managers often ask cringe-inducing questions. Of course, these questions are designed to get an insight as… Read more What Kind of Creative are You?
Many freelancers realize at some point that freelancing just isn’t for them and they’d rather “go corporate.” No harm, no… Read more Too Junior, My Aunt Fanny!
Love her or loathe her, let’s face it—Lady Gaga is a genius when it comes to marketing herself. Always relevant… Read more All I Need to Know About Marketing, I Can Learn From Lady Gaga
Women who were single in the 90’s will remember a book called the Rules – this book had a simple… Read more Don’t Name the Puppy (and Other Rules for Freelancers)
Ask a roomful of creative professionals why they freelance and you’ll get a wide array of answers that boil down… Read more A Freelancer’s Manifesto