"Geeks" and licensing

From: Glen Goodwin <acme_ent_at_bellsouth.net>
Date: Tue Dec 18 00:04:58 2001

> From: Christopher Smith <csmith_at_amdocs.com>

> I'm not saying that to get an entry level job in the field you should
> to know the machine architecture like the back of your hand, but you
> at least know the basics and be willing to learn the rest.

The operative term here being "willing to learn the rest."

Too many degree-holders which I've met seem to believe that they "know it
all" and don't need to learn any more than they already know. As a
consequence, they ask the same questions again and again. I'm of the old
school -- don't go to your boss with a problem, go to your boss with a

I make it a point to learn *something* every day. Keeps my brain from
drying out . . .

Received on Tue Dec 18 2001 - 00:04:58 GMT

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