Karl Wiegers

Biography

Karl Wiegers has a PhD in organic chemistry. He spent the first half of his professional career at Kodak as a research scientist, software developer, software manager, and process improvement leader. Since 1997, Karl has been Principal Consultant at Process Impact, his own software-development consulting and training company.

In addition to "Going It Alone: Essential Tips for the Independent Consultant," Karl is the author of seven popular books on software development and management, a memoir of life lessons titled “Pearls from Sand,” and a forensic mystery novel titled "The Reconstruction." Three of his books have won awards, most recently an Excellence Award from the Society for Technical Communication for “Software Requirements, 3rd Edition.”

Karl lives in Happy Valley, Oregon, with his wife, Chris, and five guitars. You can contact him at www.karlwiegers.com.

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Books

Going It Alone: Essential Tips for the Independent Consultant
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
In “Going It Alone: Essential Tips for the Independent Consultant” Karl Wiegers offers an abundance of pragmatic pointers from his 20+ years of experience as an independent consultant, trainer, and author. If you have questions about setting prices, negotiating agreements, dealing with difficult clients, writing for publication, or generating revenue while you sleep, “Going It Alone” has answers.
The Reconstruction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After completing a forensic facial reconstruction on some unidentified remains found in a forest grave, a forensic sculptor is shocked to discover that she has a close personal connection to the victim. She is then driven to identify the victim, confirm their relationship, and deliver justice for her death.

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