Time Management: Repairing Your Relationship With the Clock

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February 27, 2011

Time management is one of those corporate clichés, something you find yourself jotting down on your empty piece of paper when brainstorming for a job application form or company appraisal. When you’re self-employed it becomes everything, because every minute of your time is either earning you money or costing you (even if it’s only those…

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SVGs – Your Flexible Friends

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February 20, 2011

Although I tend to stick to writing wherever possible, sometimes I do need to employ some design/DTP skills. It was during one such assignment that I came across a graphics file type that I found extremely useful. So, being the benevolent person I am, I thought I would spread the word. SVG stands for Scalable…

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Why RSS is my friend

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February 13, 2011

You may already know oodles about RSS, in which case you’ll probably find nothing new here. However, if you’ve seen those little red and white icons but have never really considered what they mean or what they are for then this little entry should be enough to bring you up to speed. RSS stands for…

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Freelancing – Return of the Hunting Man

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February 6, 2011

A few weeks ago, I came across an article in ‘The Times’ magazine. The cover featured a naked male torso, altered by red markings, to create a frowning face. The heading invited me to look inside to discover why men were so unhappy. I was intrigued: I didn’t consider myself unhappy and it surprised me…

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