Ask Kate: How do I tell a client goodbye?

Hello! Welcome to the first-ever post of Ask Kate, a recurring series, in which I – a freelancer with both experience AND an uncanny ability to burp the entire alphabet -…


Creativity

The productivity paradox: Quality vs. Quantity

We live in a productivity-obsessed society. You can’t swing a cat meme on the Internet without finding an article about how to up your output. There are a million…


Health Latest

3 symptoms of freelance burnout

Has your work become a bit of a slog? Maybe that project has lost its savor or you just can’t seem to focus! It’s normal to and ups-and-downs,…


Money & Taxes

Simple budgeting tips for the math-averse

There are lots of people in the world for whom budgeting is second-nature, who can quickly calculate how and how much they ought to be spending at any given time…


Fun Latest

You're Invited: The Bad Freelancer's Labor Day BBQ

Dear Friends: (and by “friends” I mean “potential and current clients” and by “current clients” I mean “Mom” – hi, Mom): This friendly email is to remind you that YOU (yes,…