Browsing Month August, 2003

The Doohickey and the Thingy

This is the third article concerning why and how technically oriented but unemployed individuals should consider offering freelance technical support. The first part is here. There second part is here. … Part of the problem in educating clients is their reluctance to stray beyond the surface of the technology. They do not, for example, necessarily more…

With A Fat Paycheck Comes Fat Responsibility

This is the second article concerning why and how technically oriented but unemployed individuals should consider offering freelance technical support. The first part is here. There is also a Part 3. … A few years ago I left my job as IT Director (rather, my job as the entire IT department) of a 65-person advertising more…

Technical Self-Employment Is A Fat Paycheck Waiting to Be Pocketed

This is the first article concerning why and how technically oriented but unemployed individuals should consider offering freelance technical support. The second part is here. The third part is here. … This article by the New York Times suggests that people are becoming technically adept by necessity, and that, as happened with radios and automobiles, more…