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Kishore Dandu
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Joined: Jul 10, 2001
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Howard,

Do you have any life other than driving the Tapestry framework?

I ask this question because I am planning to involved in other opensource projects. But once you get going, I feel there is not enough time to do other stuff in life(family time etc). What are your comments about that?


Kishore
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Howard Lewis Ship
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Joined: May 21, 2004
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My current career is entirely Tapestry and HiveMind, but it's not something you can do without support. In order to make it, you really need a lot of skills: not just coding, but writing, teaching, problem solving, people skills and the love of a good woman. I've got a good sample of those (especially the woman), but it's still very difficult to get started as an independent consultant.


--<br />Howard M. Lewis Ship<br />Independent J2EE / Open-Source Java Consultant<br />Creator, Jakarta Tapestry<br />Creator, Jakarta HiveMind<br /><a href="http://howardlewisship.com" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://howardlewisship.com</a>
 
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