Header Pandemic

Every single country on this planet is currently affected by the Corona virus pandemic. Not all are affected equally, though. Some are further along in the spread; others have contained their small number of cases. Some have taken severe measures to stop the spread of the disease, while others face […]

Home Office Header

One of the privileges of the freelancer is to be able to work from home. At least when I’m not on-site with the client. And who’s on-site with the client at the moment? Not me. And neither are many others who are now (having to) work from home for the […]

Soulskin Fear

As a self-employed, single parent – and as a crisis manager – I am in general quite relaxed when a situation comes to a head or when things get financially tight. It takes a little while before something frightens me. And if it does, I’ve learned to greet fear as […]

Soulskin Corona

It may be an insensitive time to talk about crisis management and prevention for artists and other self-employed people, now that Corona is causing a series of cancelled events, quarantining people, and putting some in real financial straits. But unfortunately people usually only listen when they are already up to […]

Panic Buying

Why do people buy noodles and toilet paper like crazy people? It spreads from country to country: Panic Buying. Last week you could see a lot of pictures of empty supermarket shelves on the internet and small videos were shared of people fighting over toilet paper. Ha ha, funny. But […]