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musefan11-Feb-21 4:34
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Throwaway888xxxx wrote:
For starters I don't live in Germany I live in the US
For Starters... two of three companies that wanted my/our police record were US-Companies with sit in Germany (and just in case you ask... the third one was a company in other land because of some visa ?finickiness?)

Throwaway888xxxx wrote:
what have other people said in this thread that you agree with?

Here you have:
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The most important thing to start with is that you have good solid experience in multiple languages and frameworks, as you have to go where the work is. With only some Python experience I think you may struggle to find work. It may be an idea to talk to recruitment agencies in your locality to see what skills are in demand and whether freelance work is called for.

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If it got expunged and there was no conviction what's the problem? Just don't mention it on your resume,
...
I'm a freelancer. It would be a pretty bad idea to try to learn the ropes while freelancing. Spend some years working for a dev house or two so you can learn how to do this professionally.

The *only* way to learn how to write software properly professionally is learning from others on the job.

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Are you good at keeping organized ? (project management)
Are you good at managing your money ? (for taxes purpose)
Are you good at selling yourself every couple of months ? (get new contracts)


Those are the contents I was referring to, and if you don't see their usefulness...


Throwaway888xxxx wrote:
because I'm pretty sure it has been nothing helpful.
With that attitude you better not start as a freelancer, because if you treat people trying to help you like this, then... you are going to have it pretty difficult to keep contacts / customers, and freelancing is a big % about your professional / social network.
M.D.V. Wink | ;)

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Help me to understand what I'm saying, and I'll explain it better to you
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