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I've been a programmer for over two decades. I work in Perl and a big pile of legacy PHP.

My book Land the Tech Job You Love is available from Pragmatic Bookshelf.

My Perl news blog is Perlbuzz.

My blog about tech life, including job hunting, is petdance.com.

AIM: petdance

Twitter: petdance, beyondgrep and perlbuzz


Oct
8
answered How to sell a high SO reputation at an interview
Oct
8
awarded  Autobiographer
Oct
8
comment What to say when you don’t know the answer to an interview question?
Be sure to add "... and here's an example from my past where I had to do exactly that."
Oct
8
answered What should you leave behind for your successors?
Oct
29
answered What is the best way to discern an excellent programmer in a job interview?
Oct
17
comment How do I tell a senior programmer that I disagree with him
++ for pointing out option 3.
Oct
17
comment How do I tell a senior programmer that I disagree with him
I disagree. In many teams, this would be shirking responsibilities. All team members should give voice to their concerns and ideas, for the benefit of the team. See my answer below for how to do this respectfully.
Oct
17
answered How do I tell a senior programmer that I disagree with him