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Joel Etherton
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21 votes

Got fired for not working enough overtime, just before the end of probation. What should I do?

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What is the normal rate of turnover among developers and does it impact productivity?

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Giving constructive criticism to my boss' boss

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Is is possible to nip a new micromanager in the bud?

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How to deal with condescending coworkers when I am overqualified for the job?

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My spouse is applying to a job at the company I work at, how should I answer questions about him?

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How to mitigate the negative effect of quitting college in my CV?

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My former employer is still paying me. What do I do?

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Is it a good idea to tell my programmer colleagues that I actually code for fun?

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Should I be mad that i didn't receive a raise after they decided to keep me after my internship?

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How to get intern to not stare at me during the day?

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Manager causing scope creep

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What is the point of an employer to adjust the salary of an existing employee based on actual remote work location?

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Should I tell my lead that I'm not interested in a development plan, that I just want to keep my status quo?

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Is it a good idea to get fired?

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I don't want to answer "What's your current salary?" question from extremely pushy potential employers

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Colleagues make fun of me, should I ignore them or answer them back?

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How to open conversation about low performance of the team

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Is it a good idea to measure productivity in lines of code written/changed?

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Should I write my biography in the first or third person?

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I'm under 18 and may get a background check that shows I'm on probation, how can I overcome this and get the job?

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Is it acceptable to state in an interview that the work you've done at your previous job left you feeling unfulfilled?

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How to deal with colleagues saying they don't need help in public but asking for it in private

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How to collaborate on javascript team when you don't know Javascript?

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Participating in Annual Review WHILE in negotiations for new position elsewhere. Make unhappiness known?

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What is smart casual dress code?

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Policies and guidance when receiving religious affiliation information on a resume

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How to deal with lack of social skills?

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I am leaving my job. Gave two weeks notice. My boss wants a signed NDA. Should I ? What's in it for me?

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Is it really so important to have experience of working in big (software development) teams?