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There was a company that I worked for that had a technology project (not an IT project) that it was trying to establish. The patents and process were bought from...
June 10, 2008 at 7:23 am
Trader Sam (6/4/2008)
Comparing someones health to a software program is really, really a stretch for me.
Trader Sam (6/4/2008)
Yeah - I think that this comparison is a little over the top. I...
June 4, 2008 at 7:12 am
The Laws of Manu were published in India about 200 BC. They are the oldest laws on record. Maybe when the oldest software code is 2208 years old, we will...
June 3, 2008 at 11:34 am
Michael Valentine Jones (5/27/2008)
May 27, 2008 at 10:02 am
It seems that "what you know" seems to be less important than "how fast you can learn". Unfortunately, "what you know" is much easier to test. Testing with scenarios or...
May 27, 2008 at 9:12 am
Recently there was an editorial topic about writing and a lot of IT people said that they just don't have time to write. Now, I know what they are all...
May 15, 2008 at 8:01 am
Upgrading is expensive and possibly problematic. There is no smoother transition than no transition. We are using SS2005 where I work, and there is no money for upgrades.
May 12, 2008 at 7:26 am
I don't write that often. I prefer speaking. You get that instantaneous feedback ... questions in the middle of the training, the a-ha of the person figuring it out, or...
May 9, 2008 at 6:50 am
Google and Yahoo are both based in the same famous valley. If Microsoft lets a whole bunch of talent go, especially in a disgruntled way, they could just hop on...
May 7, 2008 at 7:07 am
Joel was originally talking about new grads coming into the market, getting hired by Microsoft or Google and making Sr. level money.
It may be possible to get hired right...
May 5, 2008 at 10:31 am
Not to mention that breaking into 6 figures isn't that much any more: taxes go up, gas goes up, hopefully starting salaries for in-demand fields go up.
Maybe most of...
May 5, 2008 at 9:13 am
In Canada, there has been a decades long "brain-drain" south to the United States. People get paid more and pay less taxes (generally). But I agree with Steve ... if...
May 5, 2008 at 6:55 am