The Coder's Path to Wealth and Independence by Mark Beckner

By Mark Beckner

Builders, programmers, technical architects, and specialists: you're hugely expert and feature deep dedication in your craft in addition to the inducement to excel. It’s time to step clear of the perceived safeguard of a full-time salaried place, or a touch profitable solo company, and step right into a international of freedom, independence, and wealth. together with your present technical abilities, and an open brain, you could swiftly construct a hugely winning and moral business—and by yourself terms.

The Coder's route to Wealth and Independence explains how. Mark Beckner, himself, a hugely profitable itinerant developer, indicates you the way to rework your self from a talented programmer right into a hugely artistic and potent businessperson leveraging the abilities you have already got. you are going to discover ways to create possibilities the place none have existed, create price for your self and people you're employed with, considerably elevate your source of revenue, outline your beliefs, and become aware of your desires. by using the original techniques defined within the Coder's route to Wealth and Independence to construct your perform, you can find your route to own, specialist, and monetary prosperity.

The Coder's route to Wealth and Independence will exhibit you the way to:
* paintings from at any place you want
* Use your technical abilities to create a high-revenue, hugely self sufficient business
* study the talents of the "rainmaker" to procure new initiatives and clients
* function lower than a number of expense types, permitting you to extend your wealth and your freedom
* swiftly create proposals and contracts
* deal with initiatives and execute in your ambitions with higher ability than ever

In brief, this e-book can help you find a number of strong and detailed techniques to company that would permit you be hugely successful—where, how, and everytime you wish.

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CHAPTER 4 Ethics The Foundation of Relationships and Business Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching. —Thomas Jefferson The ability to act ethically and to work for a good outcome for everyone involved is the mark of a truly successful individual, and paves the way toward your goals of freedom and prosperity. You are confronted daily with determining right actions and establishing trust. Investing time to ensure you have a strong foundation for ethical behavior—in your personal life, professional life, how you code and how you deal with others—is an immensely beneficial activity, and it is a core requirement for achieving true wealth and independence.

Many people who are interesting and changing in youth stagnate in adulthood because they have no external ideas to keep them fresh and to keep them thinking. A constant flow of ideas from books will keep you relevant and thoughtful, and will facilitate achievement of your personal and professional goals. Mentorships The most impactful change you can bring to your business through education is by engaging in a mentorship. As a solo independent businessperson, you do not have many people to talk to about ideas, and no one who can hold you accountable.

Forcing yourself to keep things simple is an important discipline for the business developer. The Coder’s Path to Wealth and Independence 11. Keep a list. List the things you need to do. Don’t keep them in your head. When you are one project, it is reasonable to think you can keep your to-do list in mind. But, when you have multiple things to do, and you are taking calls while writing code for several clients all at the same time, you must jot things down on a to-do list or your stress will mount, you will forget tasks, and you will fall behind.

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