James Greig

Articles

My latest writing on design, freelancing and making stuff happen.
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On not using all the available space

Everyone knows that packing light makes travel easier, but we've all been that person lugging a suitcase full of never-needed things around a foreign city. What could you offload to lighten...

Dictating, Writing, Hiking.

Solutions to the problem of writer's block are legion. The funny thing is that people don't often get stuck for words when mid conversation; words tend to just come out....

How to fire a client

When a normal relationship goes sour, you start to feel guilt and resentment. And often you leave it too long before taking action for fear of hurting the other person....

Fewer, shorter, better emails.

How to write more effective business emails, or eliminate them altogether. It’s all too easy to fire off an email. Compose. To. Subject. Message. Send. The problem lies at the...