Coding Business

Tens of thousands of coders today work from home, are their own bosses, and earn six figures in the process. They are freelance coders with their own business.

Striving for Collective Intelligence

The idea I’m going to tell you is well-researched but little-known. And it’s meta. Thinking about it has become my main passion, life mission, and purpose. It’s how I see the world. In short: what drives me is increasing collective intelligence. Collective Intelligence is Everywhere You are not one individual but many individual cells that are …

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A Bird’s-Eye Perspective on Artificial Intelligence–Written by an AI

This article is contributed by our friendly AI from InferKit that uses a deep neural network to generate text automatically. I (human) guided the AI by proposing different subheadings that may be of interest to the reader. Surprisingly, there are many unique perspectives in the article—and some totally wrong “facts”. So, enjoy this fascinating demonstration …

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Best LLC Services for Your Freelance Business

If you don’t protect your castle, they’ll come after you. From teaching thousands of freelancer students, we know that many freelance developers fear that unhappy clients come after their personal assets. Everyone makes mistake and these mistakes can become quite costly when submitting freelance work to a client. You may wonder: Can you protect against …

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My Business and Coding Book Recommendations

“Readers are leaders.” Many Finxters seek mentorship—and write in asking me for book recommendations. I read about one business or programming book per week and this simple habit has completely transformed my life. In this article, I’ve compiled my top list of business and programming books—ordered by how great I think the book is. All …

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How to Use Flow to Be More Productive as a Coder

“Flow is the source code of ultimate human performance” – Steven Kotler This is a chapter draft of my upcoming book “From One to Zero” with publisher NoStarchPress about minimalism in programming. The book will appear in 2021—stay tuned on my email list with lots of free Python content: In this chapter, you’ll learn about …

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Six Figure Coder

Freelance Developer – How to Code From Home and Earn Six Figures [Industry Report]

What keeps you going day after day? Your motivation is the most important building block of your success. In the following, I’d like to give you some fact-based motivation why creating your coding business online can easily be the most rewarding decision in your life.  Yet, motivation is not everything. If you want to make …

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Minimum Viable Product (MVP) in Software Development — Why Stealth Sucks

This chapter from my upcoming book “From One to Zero” (to appear with NoStarch 2021) teaches you a well-known but still undervalued idea. The idea is to build a minimum viable product (in short: MVP) to test and validate your hypotheses quickly without losing a lot of time in implementation. In particular, you’ll learn how …

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How to Be a Freelance Developer in Germany

Being a Python freelancer is a new way of living in the 21st century. It’s a path of personal growth, learning new skills, and earning money in the process. But in today’s digital economy, becoming a Python freelancer is – above everything else – a lifestyle choice. It can give you fulfillment, flexibility, and endless …

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