Short summary of the main points in the video:
- Freelancing is a mega-trend that will disrupt the organization of the world’s labor in the next 10-20 years.
- Freelancing platforms such as Upwork and Fiverr grow at 20% per year.
- You can participate in this trend by focusing on one tiny niche—and become world-class at it.
- The earlier you start getting practical experience, the higher your competitive advantage will be!
You can get help building a thriving coding business with the Finxter resources to boost your freelancing power and earning potential:
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This graphic shows the 10-year search trend for both top freelancing platforms Fiverr and Upwork. Fiverr now enjoys 100x the search volume it enjoyed 10 years ago!
While working as a researcher in distributed systems, Dr. Christian Mayer found his love for teaching computer science students.
To help students reach higher levels of Python success, he founded the programming education website Finxter.com. He’s author of the popular programming book Python One-Liners (NoStarch 2020), coauthor of the Coffee Break Python series of self-published books, computer science enthusiast, freelancer, and owner of one of the top 10 largest Python blogs worldwide.
His passions are writing, reading, and coding. But his greatest passion is to serve aspiring coders through Finxter and help them to boost their skills. You can join his free email academy here.