Earlier this week, Pippin Williamson stopped by ManageWP to do a cheeky AMA. People asked the successful plugin developer everything from, what it felt like to be homeschooled to what he would change about WordPress core. Williamson has written more than 200 plugins, is the CEO of three e-commerce companies, and co hosts a popular podcast dedicated to WordPress called Apply Filters. He managed to answer quite a few questions. Let’s take a look at some of the main takeaways. Managing multiple projects is both rewarding and difficult. Williamson spoke about how rewarding and difficult it can be to manage more than one project at a time. “One aspect that I believe has helped me juggle several companies at one time is that they are all closely related,” he said. Williamson explained that multitasking is something he has been skilled at since college, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. You just have to be ready for what is ahead, and ask for help when you need it. He also finds it helpful to jump in between projects frequently so one doesn’t get stale. Finally, while big projects pay off more financially, Williamson advised to stay away from them until you are absolutely ready. One of the
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