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

have a son turning 18.


Seventeen years ago, when I decided to start my own business, I didn’t realize that (thanks to the flexibility in working solo) I was also deciding not to miss him growing up.

And I didn’t.

When you run your own business, with all the worrying about finding clients, paying the mortgage, etc., it’s easy to forget how many great, often subtle things, are also part of the mix.

Today, I am remembering.

(Happy birthday, Jon!)