End-Run

Do you ever turn around and realize somebody has done an end-run on you? It’s not easy to make everybody happy when you’re in Marketing and public relations. Engineers, VPs, execs, and firebrands in Technical Support all want to publish content to make their lives easier. Some of them don’t really know what people in […]

“Pathologic Inability to Meet Deadlines”

Does that phrase echo in your brain when you think about hiring a freelance writer? I saw it on a writing blog the other day. Nobody likes unreliability in anyone – a stockbroker, a teacher, a spouse – least of all when somebody else downstream is depending on a delivery. Do you have reliability-problems with […]