Interesting stuff from Hacker News.

One liners

If you are a great dev, ask for what you are worth – patio11

You don’t have to be a great dev to be worth north of \$150 an hour. Step 1: get inserted into the part of the company that makes money. Step 2: adjust any knob available such that they make more money. Step 3: get in the habit of citing Step 2 when you aggressively negotiate salary.

Write a software in an hour or less, get it done

Business opportunities

Consulting and Open source

Data startups

“Data startups need three bodies (hustler, designer, prodineer). Talk to customers early. Here are the levels of knowledge: 1) data, 2) charts, 3) reports, 4) actionable analytics; higher numbered levels are more valuable.” ref





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