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Joel Test: Quiet working space as a developer? [duplicate]

I know the joel test, specifically #8, specifies the ideal working condition for programmers or "knowledge" workers is one where there is a quiet area to work in. I hope this isn't a loaded question ...
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How to work as a team of two

I work in a team of 2 developers, my partner is the founder of the company, in the beginning he did everything on his own. He hired me about 3 years ago to help him get things done quicker and satisfy ...
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What to expect during an interview with a senior development executive? [closed]

I passed first two technical interviews at a global e-commerce company for the position of senior software engineer. I was told that there are two more interviews, one with a senior development ...
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How should developers handle subpar working conditions? [closed]

I have been working in my current job for less than a year and at the beginning didn't have the courage to say anything about the things that bothered me. Now I'm a bit fed up and need things to get ...
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How to make the working environment of a programmer less shiny?

Last year I had a sport accident and since then my left eye is a little bit sensitive. Especially if looking in bright and shiny colors, I get tired very fast and can't literally focus on anything. ...
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Negotiating with Google as a lone software developer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do programmers need a union? I have come across this website that is a trade union for Android Developers http://www.andevuni.org/ I was inspired to search for a ...
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Do most companies not know how to write software?

If you're an active reader here, try to think about how many times you've heard (and even agreed) when someone here has told someone else to start looking for a new job. Personally, I've seen it a lot ...
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Not getting paid for hours you've worked? [closed]

So I was reading from a previous thread about App vs Game Development: If it was for you to chose Game Development vs Application Development, which will you chose? Which brought me to this site: EA: ...
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How do you get better working conditions? [closed]

I work at a business who has a software side and manufacturing side. The software we write is sold as a package along with other hardware that our customers purchase. I basically work in a warehouse. ...