On Thursday, 8 January 2015 at 11:10:09 UTC, Johanna Burgos wrote:
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It baffles me that recruitment still works using this as a requirement. A CS graduate will never know any of these besides basic intro to C, C++, html, css, databases, and basic hardware-software theory... without self learning and practice.

I've never sat in a cs class for a second and I will be bored to death learning these stuff in lectures. I learnt them beyond the syllables years back on my own at a much quicker pase.

You become experienced and skilled when you're passionate about it. Its how I started from being curious about how software is made to a full stack generalist... knowing more stack than the above requirements.

You want skills not pedigree.

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