How to find freelance work

via GIPHY I’ve decided to take the plunge, and begin a career as a freelancer. What do you think of services like UpWork? Can I build a business around that? Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. There are lots of services that promise the same thing. Headshops too are businesses built …

How to succeed with fixed price projects

via GIPHY Bidding on projects is an art as much as a science. Exciting a customer, around skills and past successes is as important as being able to see details that haven’t yet materialized. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. So how does one approach this challenge. One way is to …

How to use terraform to setup vpc & bastion box

via GIPHY If you’re building infrastructure on AWS or GCP you need a sandbox in which to place your toys. That sandbox is called a VPC. It’s one of those lovely acronyms that we in the tech world take for granted. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. Those letters stand for …

How best to do discovery in cloud & devops engagements?

via GIPHY Customers reach out to me asking to do implementations, that is architecting applications, deploying code to the cloud, optimizing, tuning, and automating all the things. Join 38,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. But there are also a portion of engagements the require an amount of discovery. Some of that is …