Makingby@colemanfoley

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Jun 3, 2020

The Downturn and New Possibilities

The coronavirus pandemic has hit many people hard, worldwide. Millions have lost their jobs and are facing bleak economic prospects. Many seemingly reliable jobs have vanished, at least for now. This pandemic highlights the need for the economy to always be getting more inclusive and providing real ...

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Jun 3, 2020

The Passion Economy: Writing

Li Jin writes fascinating analyses of the passion economy. The passion economy is the growing trend of individuals directly monetizing their creative output using digital tools. The passion economy is making it easier for people to find audiences for and making livings from their unique creations. I...

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Mar 15, 2020

Communities of Practice

Here I go again. Trying to make something in my free time. Getting lost in the forest of tech stacks. Feeling discouraged. But wait! I've stumbled onto a community of makers. It's called Makerlog. Here are thousands of people on the same quest as I am on. I don't feel alone on my quest. I see others...

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