What is good project management?

My inspiration for this blog post comes from a Facebook post in a freelance group I’m in. Another freelancer in the group had just agreed terms with a new agency client, and received more details on a project. And had been asked to send back the first piece of work with a deadline barely 24Continue reading “What is good project management?”

A generalist or a specialist?

This is the second time I’ve freelanced, so I’m building on what I learned last time in terms of the types of projects to take on. There is a lot written about having a niche, offering just one specific service, so that potential clients know what you do. But I’ll be honest, I struggle withContinue reading “A generalist or a specialist?”

Why Purple Crocus?

Why did I name my company Purple Crocus? Well to be honest I wanted to name it Purple Penguin, on account of my fondness for penguins. But that name had already been used. So I went for Purple Crocus instead. But as it happens, purple crocuses do also have a significance for me. You mayContinue reading “Why Purple Crocus?”