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bio website chrisballance.com
location Charlotte, NC
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comment Working at home for a junior developer
Yes, stay in touch with your colleagues, interact with them as much as you reasonably can.
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comment Working at home for a junior developer
"Don’t be the guy coding in the dark office emerging only to buy cola. The guy in the room is out of touch, out of sight, and out of control and has no place in an open, collaborative environment." - stefanhendriks.wordpress.com/2011/06/21/…
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answered Working at home for a junior developer
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comment How to handle people who lie on their resume
We've actually screened out several bad candidates this way, and it prevents us from phone interviewing people who can't write any code at all. The online test is exceedingly easy with a 5 minute time window to complete the task.
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comment How to handle people who lie on their resume
@Rex M, You are correct, finding the right people is a huge factor in having a successful team.
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answered How to handle people who lie on their resume
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answered What is the single most effective thing you did to improve your programming skills?