Lifestyle Over Salary

Lifestyle Over Salary

Freelancing is a lifestyle. It involves a lot of personal legwork that would otherwise be done by the company you’re employed with. Going solo is a challenge as you have no choice but to do all the work in order to succeed. And depending on what your goal is,...
Getting Schooled

Getting Schooled

It’s finally June! That means school is out and the weather turns hot and humid within a matter of minutes. Kids can take a break from classes and turn off their brains for a few short weeks. How I miss those days when summer break was all I ever wanted after...
Risks and Adrenaline Junkies

Risks and Adrenaline Junkies

Freelancers are the adrenaline junkies of the working world. They constantly have to put themselves out into the eye of their potential clients, pitch what they do in a memorable and efficient way, and then hope someone will hire them. It’s the same jump each...
We’re 7!!!

We’re 7!!!

Happy 2015!Not only is today New Year’s Day, it is also the seventh anniversary of FireMane Studio! Yes, this little dog & pony show has been around since 2008. Time certainly flies by, but it hasn’t been the smoothest path. Of course, if it...
The Uncomfortable Truth

The Uncomfortable Truth

I want to chat about something that is still something of a hands-off topic and causes a little bit of discomfort. The issue of money. The thing we work years of our lives for in order to get by in the world. I don’t want to delve into the social complexities of...