Last week, I attended WordCamp Tampa, which was held at the Marshall Student Center at the University of South Florida campus in Tampa. It was a great opportunity to Continue reading Professional Development for WordPress
This past week was focused primarily on environmental education and networking. I attended a few lectures and also led a “summit” – a kickoff meeting of sorts to establish priorities for Florida SEE, the environmental education non-profit where I am Board chair. In addition to all of this, we in the freelance/entrepreneur community all had to get in touch with our inner accountant this week. That’s right, quarterly taxes! Another very busy, very good week.
Here’s what I’ve been up to:
Freelancing can be associated with many F-words (no, not THAT one), but they won’t all fit on the subject line. Feast, famine, and fire hose are all excellent descriptors of volume and timing as freelancing work ebbs and flows. Then there’s flexibility, the F-word that allows me to take a day here and a day there to attend a workshop, embark upon a naturalist expedition, or get some volunteer work done during the work week.
But what puts the “free” in freelancing is Continue reading Feast, Famine, FREELANCE! The Roundup 09-08-2015
A stalled “rainmaker” weather system over Southwest Florida resulted in some astonishing rainfall totals. Unpleasant weather yielded to a break after a week. In the meantime, it was a good opportunity to stay inside and get some meaningful work done. When it was over, I visited the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve to check out the water levels. Let’s just say the Gator Lake overflowed!
— Erin White (@WhiteErinM) July 28, 2015
Here’s what I’ve been reading and posting about this week:
My favorite time of day is early morning with a cup of coffee and an electronic device, satisfying my information junkie tendencies.
Here are some of the things I read and experienced this week that I found compelling enough to share on social media.
WARNING: broad diversity of subject matter may lie ahead!