October 2008 Entries

Rules to finding a new job/contract/whatever...

As a contractor I find myself in the position of having to find new position at a much more steady rate then as an employee.  The more I work on different contracts the more I solidify my rules for finding a new position... Interview Rules #1 Technical Skills Testing - Do not take a job that doesn't test your ability to write code.  Testing on OOP concepts should be mandatory.  This is important because the rest of your team should have gone through the same process and at the end of the day your job is so much easier (and...