Companies may not know exactly what DevOps is yet, but they know they
want people with “DevOps” on their resumes. For the last few months, I
0 replies - 5082 views - 10/20/12 by Eric Minick in Articles
There are a lot of cool companies with products on the web that
millions of people are using. I’ll...
0 replies - 2346 views - 10/02/12 by Bozhidar Bozhanov in Articles
Posted on September 26, 2012
After publishing How to Disrupt Technical Recruiting – Hire an Agent and reading the subsequent...
0 replies - 1792 views - 09/26/12 by Dave Fecak in Articles
I know that you are a top rated developer. In fact I know that
everyone reading this is ranking among the top 10% of all developers.
How do I know? Because...
5 replies - 14179 views - 09/14/12 by Anders Abel in Articles
I’ve been inspired by comments on prior articles to discuss the sensitive topics of ‘overqualification’ and ageism. My Why You Didn’t Get The Job and...
0 replies - 6180 views - 08/27/12 by Dave Fecak in Articles
One of the top stories
on Hacker news this morning had to do with someone getting feedback on his idea to
rent world-class programmers for $2,000 per...
2 replies - 6951 views - 08/20/12 by Larry White in Articles
I don’t often teach our training classes in Maven or Nexus, but when I
do, I always tend to get interesting classes. I’m halfway through a
0 replies - 3182 views - 08/15/12 by Tim O'brien in Articles
David Veksle does an excellent job of describing them:
A programmer spends about 10–20% of his time writing
code, and most programmers write about 10–12...
0 replies - 13238 views - 08/14/12 by Krishna Kumar in Articles
For nearly 7 years, I've worked at 3 big software companies - all of them
with tens of thousands of employees. I also had 5+ years working in
0 replies - 7050 views - 08/14/12 by Rodrigo De Castro in Articles
If some programmers really are 10 times more productive, how come that the 1x programmers get hired and manage to keep the jobs?
I recently read...
8 replies - 18321 views - 08/09/12 by Anders Abel in Articles
After reading the tremendous response to Why You Didn’t Get the Job
(a sincere thanks to those that read and shared the post) I realized
that many of the...
0 replies - 6526 views - 08/06/12 by Dave Fecak in Articles
I’m not sure how many of you know but for the past 10 days I have
been fasting. Fasting you say? No, I am not protesting the demolition of
0 replies - 3508 views - 08/04/12 by Mahdi Yusuf in Articles
An experienced project manager I used to work with claimed that he
took the programmers’ time estimates, multiplied by pi and converted to
the next time...
13 replies - 118886 views - 08/01/12 by Anders Abel in Articles
Recently I have been reading some popular and interesting social
psychology books. The contents are based on empirical evidence and
0 replies - 7805 views - 07/23/12 by Nirav Assar in Articles
In 2004 I was working at nelnet -
for one of the best bosses I've ever had. I was the lone developer
working on NextGen projects, our customers were happy,...
1 replies - 4184 views - 06/11/12 by Jay Fields in Articles