Linked by snydeq on Thu 15th Jul 2010 18:31 UTC
General Development Fatal Exception's Neil McAllister asks whether the need for advanced development expertise is on the decline in an era in which tools grow increasingly more advanced, and coding increasingly moves offshore. 'Few companies share Google's zeal for academic credentials when hiring new developers. Many are willing to accept self-taught programmers, particularly if they have other skills relevant to the business.'
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coolvibe
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2007-08-16

What makes you think they should have a higher education or a CS degree?

You don't need a degree to solve complex problems.

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Soulbender Member since:
2005-08-18



Edited 2010-07-19 12:12 UTC

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