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rmcastil / exercise_answers.markdown
Last active Jun 18, 2021
Seth Godin's Udemy course for freelancers
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#Who are you? ##What do you want to do? (Not your job, but your work, now, tomorrow, and in the future)

I want to help other web developer freelancers (I know it's meta) to stop worrying about their cashflow issues. I want to teach them how to take existing customers, make them awesome, and use these referrals to get even better customers. Then to use different recurring revenue models that will make cashflow a worry of the past. Next I'd want to move this model up to agencies and small SaaS companies.

##Who do you want to change, and how do you want to chage them?

Freelance web developers. I want to change their outlook of their business. I want them to consider how their business will look financially a year, 5 years, and 10 years right now. How does it shape their retirement and their lifestyle?

#What do you provide?

rmcastil / gist:6227149
Last active Dec 21, 2015
Startup Roundtable Questions and Agenda
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* Global Day of CodeRetreat 2013 (Dec 14)
* Weekly hackathons in combination with Code for Hampton Roads, 757 iOS and Hampton .NET User Group
Lightning Talk by Ken Collins (@metaskils) on our 757rb marketing efforts
rmcastil / gist:3170644
Created Jul 24, 2012
Playing with VT100 Codes
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# printf "\033[0mAll attributes off\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[1mBold\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[4mUnderline\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[5mBlink\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[8mHide\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[30mBlack\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[31mRed\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[32mGreen\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[33mYellow\033[0m\n"
# printf "\033[34mBlue\033[0m\n"
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› gem list
*** LOCAL GEMS ***
abstract (1.0.0)
actionmailer (3.1.0, 3.0.9)
actionpack (3.1.0, 3.0.9)
activemodel (3.1.0, 3.0.9)
activerecord (3.1.0, 3.0.9)
activeresource (3.1.0, 3.0.9)
rmcastil / gist:b5906d8e08465ebfe6bf
Last active Aug 29, 2015
4K display setup recommendations
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Use Divvy

  • set up the 6 keys above the arrow keys as global hotkeys for 6 equal segments of the screen (and then the same with the 9 numpad keys)
  • An alternative to divvy is moom which can memorize layouts

TV Settings

  • play around a bunch with the color settings
  • Turn off any Picture Mode effects (ie - 'sharpening' or 'motion' TV processing in the TV setup)
  • Enable game-mode if possible. You may have to plug in a console (e.g. PS3, etc.) to do it, but do it on that HDMI port and then plug your computer in.

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  • I am rmcastil on github.
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  • I have a public key whose fingerprint is C3F9 0738 C414 8843 8F92 C7D3 F799 50DB A052 EBB0

To claim this, I am signing this object: