There are hundreds of curriculums out there to help anyone learn to code and they all have different lengths: 12 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, 12 months, etc. In this article, I’ll explain why I think 6 months is the sweet spot, and why going longer may actually hinder your learning.I continue to stand by […]
After increased interest in my ‘Learn To Code and Get A Job in Six Months’ Blueprint, I’ve decided to turn my focus in 2019 to coaching, specifically helping a handful of people make this Blueprint a reality.Since creating this blueprint, I’ve heard first-hand the struggles that come with learning to code. These include:The need for […]
SaveSaveSaveSaveSkillshare has been a wonderful new resources for me personally for a number of reasons mentioned below. Here’s a list of the best Skillshare web developer courses for November 2018.3 Reasons Why Skillshare is a great learning resource?1. The courses are not a million hours like they are on Udemy. They are focused on specific […]
I stand by my conviction that anyone can make good money on Upwork and can charge premium rates without being concerned about losing jobs as a result. Let’s discuss the #1 reason why you CAN change premium rates.SaveSaveLet’s cut to the chase…. What is the #1 reason you can confidently charge premium rates on Upwork of […]
Are you learning to code, or considering learning to code, but feel that you may be too old? You’re not! Learning to Code later in life actually has it’s benefits. SaveI felt this way in 2016 when I decided I would learn to code. I was 35 and married with 4 children. Other than a WordPress […]
As freelancers, we like to have all our tools in one place. When it comes to invoicing, proposals, project management, time tracking, etc., it’s hard to find all of these features in one place. Fortunately, there’s the Pancake app, the best all-in-one solution for your freelance business. Here are 5 reasons why:
When I started freelancing, this was the #1 question for me, “How much should I charge for freelance web development?” Over time I’ve been able to create a number of guidelines that have made answering this question easier. In this post, I will share these three guidelines with the hope that it helps
One of the best things you can do to supplement your skills while learning to code is to pick up real coding jobs. Regardless of the assumed downsides of a service like Upwork, it can be a great place to get your feet wet with real coding jobs AND you can earn some extra money on Upwork as well.
The debates around calling, passion, and profit are very controversial. Some emphasize passion, while others state that passion alone leads to poverty. In this post, I want to present three simple concepts that will help you find your specific calling in web-based business, despite the debate.