Those of you who have been reading along for a while will know that one of the joys I get from web design and development is the opportunity to work with people and organisations over a number of years, crafting new approaches to their web presence that reflect ongoing changes in my clients’ lives and businesses.
Another aspect I enjoy is working with people whose life and work is very different to mine.
To do my job properly, I have to immerse myself in my client’s world for a while. On one level, that can mean I acquire practical knowedge about previously unexplored topics like medical refrigeration and motor vehicle exhaust systems. Since I’m a collector of both useful and useless knowledge, I enjoy this.
It doesn’t mean that I’ll take on anything, though. I get occasional approaches from online porn and gambling purveyors, and I have no problem turning those jobs down flat.
I’m aware that many of our industry’s technological... read more