Behind-the-scenes advice for busy solo professionals courtesy of Michael Katz, Blue Penguin Development

called my own voice mail.

No, I wasn’t checking up on myself (although I do admit a tendency to slack off in the summer).

I just wanted to see what it said, to make sure it was still on target.

I love automating aspects of my business, but if you don’t check in on some of this stuff every once in a while, you may find it’s no longer quite right.