Tag Archives: freelance

The price of focus

What a dif­fer­ence a year makes. This time last year, I had fin­ished an early pro­to­type of my pet pro­ject of an Irish-focused tech magazine and was shop­ping it around to poten­tial advert­isers, con­trib­ut­ors and part­ners. I had also suc­cess­fully con­vinced the best designer I know, Stew­art Curry, to be its design dir­ector. Just a […]

Transitioning From Working in an Office to Working From Home

There are many dif­fer­ent adjust­ments required when you move from work­ing in an office for someone else to work­ing from home by your­self. For me, one of the chal­lenges has been schedul­ing time to catch up with people.  While work­ing at Microsoft as an evan­gel­ist, part of my job involved meet­ing up with people, grabbing […]