[Chicago] separate mailing list for consultants/contractors/freelancers?

Carl Karsten cfkarsten at gmail.com
Thu Apr 1 17:00:59 CEST 2010


Should this be a python.org list, or a more language nutella list?

On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 8:46 AM, Jason Abate <jason at panopta.com> wrote:
> Agreed, I think this could be very valuable.
>
> -jason
>
> Jason Abate
> jason at panopta.com
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> Tom Printy wrote:
>>
>> +1
>>
>> I would like to join such a list...
>>
>>
>> -Tom
>>
>> On Wed, 2010-03-31 at 18:07 -0500, Chad Glendenin 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.
>>>
>>> Thanks!
>>> ccg
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