The Ruby Freelancers Show 028 – What do You Wish You had Known When You Started Freelancing?


Charles Max Wood (twitter github Teach Me To Code Rails Summer Camp)
Eric Davis (twitter github blog)
Jeff Schoolcraft (twitter github blog)
Sammy Larbi (twitter github blog)


Setting Time Boundaries
Use Goals
Dividing time between client work and product dev.
Educating clients, RE: time
Set up an emergency fund.
Entitled Clients and Pricing
Competing With Low Quality Developers
Fixed Bids
Ask questions and qualify potential clients.


A List Apart - Habit Fields (Eric)
8th Light - Fixed Feature (Eric)
Radio Shack (Chuck)
LG Tone Bluetooth Headphones (Chuck)
Evan Light (Sammy)