Is finding freelance clients really that difficult?

December 19, 2017 Stories

Full disclosure: I’ve only been Freelancing, officially, for 3 months. What started as a desperate grab for cash after quitting my job, turned into me forming my own LLC and pumping out contracts like snot-rockets. I had to start delegating some of my smaller, more time-consuming tasks. Read Original Post

How do I tell my manager I want to go part time so I can take on more clients?

November 11, 2017 Stories

Hello there! Your resident nerd-girl marketer, Kira Leigh, reporting for duty for her first #DearKira. As if I’m some sort of adult professional, even though right now I’m booting up my SNES emulator to play Sailor Moon Another Story because I don’t have a project to work on. Read Original Post

I dumped my day-job like a stage 5 clinger. The results? Amazing.

October 21, 2017 Stories

If you’ve been following my journey at all recently, you’ll know I’m a female tech creative that has fled corporate life like a bat out of hell. It was pretty scary. Like dentist-appointment-level scary. Read Original Post

Face it. You’re a fraud. An impostor.

October 11, 2017 Stories

“It’s 10:19am as I sit at my home office and monitor my freelance gigs. This is my life now. Is it your life too? Are you here with me, kicking off on a new career adventure, just like I am? I’m controlling my own finances. Asking for what I’m worth. Putting my foot down.” View More