Tag: projects

  • Don't Be a Summer Slacker

    Don't Be a Summer Slacker

    Use the summer as a time to shine

    Don't give into lazy days of summer at the office. Use this time to re-connect with contacts, build skills and create new projects. Let your work shine. Continue Reading

  • The 7 Phases of Freelancer Relationships

    The 7 Phases of Freelancer Relationships

    Why everyone needs a contract with a scope of work

    Have a marketable skill such as writing or programming and engaging in the business of freelancing? Protect yourself from conversations such as this one. Continue Reading

  • 3 Ways To Handle The Project From Hell

    3 Ways To Handle The Project From Hell

    One of my favorite time management tips is to block various activities into my schedule, knowing exactly how long they will take. Almost all recurring events in life can be estimated fairly well. Traffic seems like a force of nature, yet long distance bus lines still manage to estimate their arrivals, based on... Continue Reading

  • How To Tactfully Say 'No' At Work

    How To Tactfully Say 'No' At Work

    By Justin Thompson Many of us have been in a position where our boss, our co-worker, a client or customer has asked us to do something that we know is a bad idea or a complete waste of time. More often than not, we bite our tongues for fear of being the office Debbie Downer. But if we can save the company... Continue Reading