Category: freelance

The One Where I Talk To A Writers Group

audience at a conference

  This week I stepped right out of my comfort zone. I talked for nearly two hours to a local writers’ group. Now, if you’ve been following my blog for any length of time you’ll know that I’ve given the occasional talk before, and…

Imposter Syndrome and Five Steps on How to Overcome It

Imposter Syndrome is debilitating

A little while ago I wrote a post about Imposter Syndrome. I said back then ‘I don’t know a single freelancer who hasn’t been hit with it at some point’. That was two years ago. If anything, I’ve seen more freelancers lately sharing that they…

When Customer Support Fails

    I’m writing this in my kitchen, listening to an old ‘You Must Remember This’ podcast* and trying to calm down. You see, I’ve spent ALL day (and a lot of yesterday afternoon) arguing with the Customer ‘Support’ department of a well known…