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Old 18 May 2018, 22:57
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Originally Posted by HighDragLowSpeed View Post

Most job candidates in the field are disappointing at best regardless of their degrees, certs, or experience. Interviewed one a month ago that had 10 years experience in the field, all sorts of certs and couldn't describe what a windows service actually does. Sigh.
In my recent experience, I've found the more experience / certs a candidate has, the more arrogant and demanding they are. I'm hoping that's not the case everywhere, but is another reason why I favour attitude over certs.
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