Professional Service Firms and Twitter

No, really, those are two different things. Yesterday I read this article on solving the IT turnover crisis. The basic idea is to look at how professional service frims like Earnst&Young do their hiring and staffing. I’ve worked with quite a few people who spent time at that type of firm. Basically, everyone is running […]

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What is a professional?

For the past few years now, I have heard countless exhortations for software testing to become a “professional” community. Generally speaking, those exhortations are a sales pitch – come earn by certificate and be a professional. Sorry, guys, I don’t buy it. The root word for professional is PROFESS – to say out loud. To […]

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