Joel’s view of the front office

September 13, 2006

So we’re still in the middle of the recruiting round I alluded to earlier. Joel on Software is one of my regular reads, and I’ve followed his recent posts on recruiting. One post presents an amusingly stereotyped caricature of the relationship between developers and traders, and bank attitudes to technology. Scroll down to the bit about “Use cool new technologies unnecessarily”: I think Joel must have read Liar’s Poker. Needless to say, it’s not really like that…

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One Response to “Joel’s view of the front office”

  1. nicolas Says:

    “Use cool new technologies unnecessarily”

    Come on, you can’t say VBA is not overrated.

    Nicolas

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