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Independent software developer. Experience since VIC-20. Languages in descending order of preference: C#, Java, VB.Net, VB6, Perl, PHP, C, C++, FoxPro Married 1992. Daughters 1999, 2002, 2005. Sailing.

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Dec
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answered You are or will be a laid off programmer - what do you do a year ago, right now, tomorrow, and next week?
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comment You are or will be a laid off programmer - what do you do a year ago, right now, tomorrow, and next week?
I've seen this too, and usually they were the last ones to come in. A sure sign that the recession is coming is when the marginally competent are being hired. It was like this in 2001. In a matter of weeks I had so many new colleagues that understood nothing, then the dotcom bubble burst.
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comment Career Day: how do I make “computer programmer” sound cool to 8 years old?
Come to think of it maybe Vista was developed by teletubbies.
Nov
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answered How to deal with the developers refusing to use certain technologies or tools?