Thoughts on growing up with a startup in my basement By Shannon McFarland One year for Christmas, my dad built us workbench. We had a pegboard wall, with brand-new tools all lined up. He wanted to give us a space in … [Read more...] about What if it works?
By Shannon McFarland Sitting at my computer, my eyes scanning down the screen, I felt my stomach churning. Reading some of the job descriptions, I could tell that even among the jobs I was qualified for, I didn't want … [Read more...] about Why freelance? Why consulting?
Yes, I hate marketing. Yes, this is supposedly my field. That’s what I do, right? Why would I say I hate it? Because there is a lot of marketing out there that is worth hating. We’ve all seen it. Especially online. It … [Read more...] about I hate marketing
You know the feeling. You open an app or new browser tab, to “check in” because you might miss something important. The feeling of pleasure about the number of social media notifications, or disappointment when there are … [Read more...] about Breaking free from the social media trap