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

59 Batshit Crazy ways to get your resume read

59 Batshit Crazy ways to get your resume read

November 6, 2017 Jobs, Stories

To get your resume read, invent a fucking time machine and go back to the 1990’s and apply in person. Don’t forget your firm handshake!!! #winning #tigersblood.

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