Josh Kraus is a Chicago-born, Denver-based writer and mediocre autobiographist with an interest in art, entrepreneurship, and emerging industries. When he's not writing, he attends to his t-shirt business, Bird Fur. Find him at joshkra.us and birdfurtees.com.
Build the ultimate home office setup, from choosing the ideal space and avoiding distractions to the best lighting and furniture.
Looking to leave offices behind for good? These four skillsets will put you on the high demand side of the remote job market.
Follow Aaron Osteraas’ journey to getting a developer job, from tinkering with computer parts as a teenager to overcoming the challenges of programming.
Joshua Kraus explores how to conduct a remote job search, impress remote employers, nail interviews, and land a remote job that best fits your needs.
Four Python programmers explain how they got their Python programming jobs, with tips and advice on how you can land your next programming job.
Joshua Kraus explores five ways that companies benefit from contributing to open source.
Joshua Kraus talks to four freelancers about the tipping point that made them decide to leave the corporate world behind in favor of freelancing.
One risk freelancers face is spending substantial time on a project without ever getting paid. Joshua Kraus talks to four freelancers who have been there.
Deprivation, root canals and office bondage... some freelancers and entrepreneurs will do anything to get the job done. Joshua Kraus talks to six of them.
Joshua Kraus speaks with two developers about learning to code, and starting to work in the field, after the age of 40.
Joshua Kraus looks at five products from the exploding Internet of Things market that are experiencing success.
Freelancers have a harder time maintaining work-life balance than regular employees. Joshua Kraus looks at six strategies to avoid this problem.
Joshua Kraus asks four more freelancers about their worst freelance horror stories.
Joshua Kraus looks at what's needed to get into the affiliate marketing game in 2016.
Five freelancers talk about their worst freelance horror stories.
Joshua Kraus looks at five startups addressing important social issues right now.
Joshua Kraus gives five tips to new entrepreneurs going into their first investor meeting.
Joshua Kraus explores forums as a source of information, guidance and inspiration for article writing, providing tips on how to ask the perfect question.
This post is part of SitePoint's Thanksgiving entrepreneur edition. Read about 7 people 7 entrepreneurs are most grateful for and why.
Nine entrepreneurs take a moment to tell us which companies they appreciate the most and why.
If you're going through "The Struggle" then this post will make you feel better or at least relate to these entrepreneur horror stories.
Got freelance problems? So did Josh. Read about he ultimately overcame his freelancer struggles to get his article published.
Here's 4 entrepreneurs' horror stories for you to sink your teeth into.
Are you wondering how to choose a domain name for your business? Look no further than our article on how to choose a domain name for your business.
Taxes suck - especially if you're a freelancer. Get answers to your most frequently asked tax questions in this article.
Are you looking for ecommerce tips? Read this post, which offers advice from an ecommerce founder in this interview on SitePoint.
In this post, Josh teaches you how to pitch freelance services to small businesses - an overlooked but highly valuable customer segment for freelancers.
In this guide, you'll learn about the key features and benefits of the top 5 email tracking tools.
Here are five platforms to create amazing editorial calendars. Enjoy!
Learn to love Google Docs more than you already do with these 10 awesome tips.