Monthly Archives: October 2013

Ask for code samples, skip the coding tests during the interview

I always ask for code samples when interviewing a new technical candidate. I rarely ask for people to code during an interview. Asking people to code well can easily become an exercise in how well they have a language memorized. … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Knight in Shining Armor and Princesses who need them

Some women want a Knight in Shining Armor to sweep them off their feet to rescue them. It all seems very romantic. Except, that the princess in the story usually is insecure, helpless and dependent. Fairy tales aside, helpless women … Continue reading

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