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Discussion on: Is coding a work-for-free popularity contest?

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Donald Author

I haven't done a hackathon in awhile. I did one at my last job, but for sure all the other ones I know are definitely looking for free work.

I guess I feel the customers/clients aren't impressed with devs at all. As a consultant, I target HR, and even though I know how to speak their language, they're either willfully ignorant/oblivious or timid.

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Jose Gonzalez

Your path is very intriguing (from dev to sales). I believe you are a double-edge sword now, in a good way!

Have you written down your path talking about such transition? I'd love to learn out more.

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Lucas Bleme

Why don't you write about it? I'm very curious to know your thoughts on this transition.