This week, I gave a talk about the project management aspects of freelancing to some students at Brock University. Here are my slides. Thanks to Brock for the opportunity!
Up until now, my roundups have been about content. But I’m also a freelancer whose career depends on keeping up with what’s happening in the independent workforce as well as in my specific industry (marketing and content). I’ve been coming across a lot of useful information on freelancing lately and thought I’d share. Here’s a […]
I’ve had some folks ask me how I got involved in Cowork Niagara, what we’re all about and why I’m so passionate about being part of Niagara’s independent workforce. (Originally, this entry was also supposed to cover social enterprise but that deserves its own story!) To answer those questions, I’m taking you back to the beginning. Just […]
I’m celebrating two years as a freelancer this month. I’ve packed a lot of learning into the past couple of years and to commemorate my anniversary, I’m sharing a list of seven things I’ve discovered. Read it, then come tell me yours. 1) Know when to apply the ‘Learn by Doing’ philosophy… The Learn by […]
Amy Knapp (a.k.a. Tarzan Kay) is a freelance writer and member of Cowork Niagara who hails from St. Catharines, Ontario. A soon-to-be-published author and incredibly talented gospel singer, she had the crowd cheering for her this past weekend at Mahtay Cafe. We sat down for a Q&A to chat about the ties between her business life […]