More advice about becoming a freelance Perl programmer

Richard Huxton dev at
Thu Mar 7 13:33:53 GMT 2013

On 07/03/13 13:05, David Cantrell wrote:
> With proper employees it's a bit different - you expect them to stay for
> longer, so can allow time for getting up to speed with the tools.  Of
> course, this doesn't apply if you're the sort of idiot who hires a
> contractor for months or years on end, making them effectively a proper
> employee but more expensive.

The Perl Ministry of Administration would like to clarify that where 
David said "idiot" he meant of course "valued enterprise client" ;-)

   Richard Huxton
   Archonet Ltd

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