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Filed under 'hiring'

May 18, 2010

Help Wanted

Todd Agres from Spark Capital on the lack of quality software engineering talent available at the moment. “A blight ensues when there are hundreds of companies looking for the same people. I would guess that there are at least twice as many engineering jobs in start-ups as there are people to fill them.”

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March 7, 2008

Swiss-Army-Knife Software Engineer at Bose Corporation, Framingham MA

My group at RhymesWithNose is hiring. I can honestly say that this is the most fun and challenging job I’ve ever had, so if you think you’re hot stuff, or have any questions, let me know. We’re working on some pretty damned cool stuff.

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September 25, 2007

Rands In Repose: The Button

Good Rands post on how to correctly deal with job interviews — as an information-gathering operation. “How… would you… test a soda machine… in the dark… submerged in strawberry jello?”

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September 11, 2005

Reduce the risk, hire from open source (Loud Thinking)

There is much I agree with here. Maybe this weekend I’ll finish off a draft blog entry I’ve been meaning to do for months on hiring.

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About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.