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Perspectives

The Self Discipline is a Lie

I think I thought of the subject for this article about four months ago. Maybe more. And even while writing this right now (an hour away from being allowed to go home on a work day so slow that it’s hard to not nod off), I’m clicking through tabs instead of finishing the paragraph. I […]

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Op Ed

Salon, You Are Drunk

Salon, the original longform Internet destination for liberal thinkers, has many good qualities. They’ve recently expanded their writer pool, and the new hires are a diverse, interesting group. Joan Walsh is a long time badass, and without Salon, I never would have gotten to know Glenn Greenwald or the gonzo Boomer spectacle that is Camille […]

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Ask A Contractor

Ask A Contractor: Sandbox Mode

Hey readers, I didn’t have a question in the ask box, so I thought I’d turn this over to you. 

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Ask A Contractor

Ask A Contractor: Getting Started

You’ve got a marketable skill, bills to pay, and a little free time. You could be a contractor.

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Ladyguides

Ladyguide: Managing Your Freelance Career With Google Calendar

When the economy went to hell, many of us resorted to selling our skills on the open market. Freelancing is fodder for plenty of posts, but today we’re going to talk about time management.