01 January 2016
2015 was a strange, strange year.
I started the year with a brand new job that had a ton of potential. I later discovered working for that particular company was a huge mistake and, after being miserable for several months, had the opportunity to walk away in October. After about 5 minutes of soul-searching (long winded introspection is not really my thing), I decided that jumping to another company would be another mistake.
So I decided to go rogue.
I mean, why work as a consultant through an agency when I can simply work as a consultant as myself? Right?
Yes, that is completely crazy. I mean - agencies exist for a reason and I have zero experience in the business world. I have never had to market myself to anyone. Not to mention deal with invoicing and contracts and taxes [...]