Yet more evidence that Mike Gunderloy must have cloned himself several years ago---how else to explain how much he gets done, and how quickly? His new Rails Freelancing Handbook
is exactly what the title suggests: guidance from a successful freelancer for people who'd like to be one. Chapters include:
- Is Freelancing For You?
- Managing Your Business
- Managing Yourself
- Managing Clients
- Managing Your Software
- Managing Growth
- Managing Your Office
and an appendix titled "What If It Doesn't Work Out?". Mike's reputation and integrity are second to none, and his user guide for FogBugz
is the best technical documentation I've ever read. This new one's going immediately to the top of my stack...