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answered Is a compiled language preferred for web development or an interpreted one?
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answered Single line comments for multiple indented lines of code
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answered Application vs middleware development in android
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answered Bottom-up or top-down approach?
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answered Handling scripting in windows
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awarded  Mortarboard
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awarded  Nice Answer
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awarded  Nice Answer
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answered What can I expect when moving from University to a real programming job?
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comment What stressors do programmers encounter on the job, and how do you deal with them?
It isn't just saying "no" - that would be too easy. It's to recognize when to say "this is not the way it's supposed to be" and to offer an alternative. Saying no is just one part of it.
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answered What stressors do programmers encounter on the job, and how do you deal with them?
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answered Status “Open” and “Reopened”
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awarded  Citizen Patrol
May
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answered How often should I/do you make commits?
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comment What Special characters should one allow for a Phone Number?
+1 for "users just wanted to convey you an important piece of information". I've too often seen unnecessary validation that simply annoys the user without any actual technical (or organizatorical) requirements.
May
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answered How likely is it for a programmer to become a good designer?
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comment How can a maintenance-only programmer get a raise?
@temptar: If the company isn't valuing the work I'm doing then it's the wrong company for me and I should have chosen another job in the first place.
May
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answered How to teach your users/customers to send better error descriptions
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answered How do you get consistency in source code / UI without stifling developer's creativity?
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answered Hudson or Jenkins