LXer: Survival Guide For Women In FOSS: Striking Out On Your Own
Nov 14, 2005, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carla Schroder)
[ Thanks to Carla
Schroder for this link. ]
"Most women, when they plan their careers, think in terms of
having jobs. But why limit yourself? The computing world is a haven
for the self-employed, and the FOSS world supplies tools and
opportunities you won't find anywhere else... The whole idea is to
do something that you find personally rewarding, get paid for it,
and do it your way.
"What, you say, I cannot work for myself! The very idea is scary
and insecure. Well, how secure is your job...?"