We have been building in crypto for the past year and find some of the accepted practices are counter to the successful practices of building a startup. Sharing some of our learnings for DIRT. Originally…
Absolutely brilliant article, and well done. Not a programmer myself but also in software consulting and have faced things like this before in my career as well.
Just like soldiers, developers saying they were only following orders just isn’t good enough.
I really admire your courage in talking about this, well done.
Thank you for sharing Bill. I’ve turned down a few jobs on a popular site for freelancers, because the ethics weren’t right. In one case, I was able to convince the client to do it ethically, but in three others, I ended up losing 5 figure jobs because I won’t compromise my ethics for a payday. I think that it’s an important part of learning any industry; learning the ethics of the industry as well.