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My Journey into the World of On-Demand Work

(UPDATE: You can hear me talk for 5 minutes about my work adventure on PRI’s radio show “To The Best of Our Knowledge”:  http://www.ttbook.org/book/what-its-work-demand-economy) As I’ve mentioned before, I’m an overeducated 40-something year old woman who spent years in research … Continue reading

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My First Talk About the Adventure!

Hooray!  I just received news that I was accepted to talk about my past year adventure at Ignite San Francisco later this month.  I’m so excited (and nervous)!  GULP!  I just hope the audience will enjoy 5 minutes of Stanley pictures!! … Continue reading

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Tasks Based on Trust

Continuing along with my show and tell… back to talking about some of the tasks I first tried out back when I used the old TaskRabbit. I’ve learned so much from doing such a wide variety of tasks for such a … Continue reading

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An Amazing Year of Life on the Road

April 2014 – Whidbey Island, WA May 2014 – Orcas Island, WA June 2014 – Seaview, WA / Astoria, OR / Puget Island, WA July 2014 – Salem, OR / Parkdale, OR August 2014 – Puget Island, WA (w/a little … Continue reading

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A Working Nomad’s Progress Report

Ok, LONG overdue for a work update, so here we are. As a quick “reminder,” about 1 YEAR AGO (!!), I quit my corporate job and started working freelance. At first, I worked on random tasks and odd jobs exclusively … Continue reading

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The End of Month 11

                 I look ahead now to what will be Month 12 on the road….my 12th month away from my life as it was and into the life I live now. I wind down … Continue reading

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My Month as a Hermit!

Long ago, I made my plans to visit some place named Sechelt. Some place “up there” that housed a cabin, that somehow called my name. Seven months ago, I think it was, I checked the dates, signed the tab, and … Continue reading

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