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

took my dog to the vet.


The receipt (pictured below), included some friendly-ish words.

All with the best of intentions, I’m sure, but when we start adding automated cliches as line items on our invoices, you have to wonder how this is of any value.

Automation is fine. But the more things you can do that don’t scale, the harder it is for your larger competitors to keep up with you.