[Chicago] separate mailing list for consultants/contractors/freelancers?
rodguze at gmail.com
Thu Apr 1 01:11:09 CEST 2010
I like the idea. I think it's main value would be in pairing clients
and freelancers, though.
On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 6:07 PM, Chad Glendenin <chad at glendenin.com> wrote:
> There was a brief discussion about this idea at the last ChiPy
> meeting... Would anybody be interested in a separate mailing list for
> people who do consulting, contracting, and other kinds of technical
> freelance or entrepreneurial work? The idea is that it would be open,
> so it wouldn't be a place to discuss sensitive/private things like
> rates or clients, but it would be a place to talk about stuff like
> which tools to use, and best practices, and things like that. Things
> that independent Python developers might be interested in, but would
> be off-topic for ChiPy itself. It should also be relevant beyond
> Python users (freelance PHP and Rails developers come to mind). For
> example, is FreshBooks or Harvest a better invoicing tool? What do you
> use for accounting? How do you keep track of your income or your
> business expenses?
> If such a list already exists, please let me know (I didn't find
> anything with a basic Google search).
> Also, feel free to contact me privately, because, as I said, it's
> related to Python but still mostly off-topic for ChiPy.
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