Why Coding Tests Are A Bad Interview Technique

One thing I’ve noticed in hunting for a job recently is the number of companies that insist that you write them a code sample to spec. Not just any code sample, but a fully functional, complete application. This is absurd, for several reasons.

Monday, November 2nd, 2009 @ 1:00 am | Comment (64) | Categories: Employment, Technology
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Is This Ever OK?

As a developer I’m often torn between the concept of “it works” and the concept of “it’s right.” This is no less true than in the following example…

Saturday, September 27th, 2008 @ 11:35 pm | Comments (0) | Categories: Web Architecture, Best Practices
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