DonAithnen (donaithnen) wrote,

  • Mood:


I hate interviews.

They always ask stupidly technical questions that i get stuck on or just plain don't know. How exactly does my performance on a 10-60 minute pop quiz relate to my ability to complete the tasks i'd actually be assigned? You'd think 4+ years of experience in the industry would count for more than it seems to.

It's a bit nicer when they actually ask about what you worked on before in details of more than one word, or when they ask for code samples.

And i hate it when they ask you if you have any questions at the end. Do they penalize you if you can't think of any?

  • Hugo Award Semifinals

    Edit: I wrote this yesterday, not realizing that the finalists would be announced today. My speculations about who's likely to get nominated are…

  • It's alive!

    *tap tap tap* Is this thing on? So for those who don't follow me on twitter, yes i still exist! (For those who do follow me on twitter, sorry for…

  • Why You Should Vote

    This CGP Grey video on the politics of power addresses it partway through (about 7:00 - 8:00). This Cracked…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment