It's true imho.  A large percentage of U2 programmers don't read Spectrum, 
have never been to a pick users group, don't read this list, aren't a member of 
the U2UG, etc etc.

Perhaps that's true in general for all programming environments.


 

 

-----Original Message-----
From: Matthew Strand <mstr...@mtholyoke.edu>
To: u2-users <u2-users@listserver.u2ug.org>
Sent: Wed, Apr 25, 2012 6:19 pm
Subject: Re: [U2] Job: Hampshire College


 > Doesn't it seem likely that 80% of Unidata programmers don't read
 > this list whatsoever ?

That is too bad.  Those 80% are truly missing out on a (mostly) 
supportive, collegial and welcoming U2 community resource.


On 4/25/2012 6:55 PM, Wjhonson wrote:
>
> So you're interested in someone who knows Datatel, and yet your ad does not 
mention Datatel.
> And that doesn't seem peculiar at all?
>
> Doesn't strike you that perhaps the ad itself is faulty in some way?
> That googling for "datatel" "job" "unidata" would not find this posting at 
all?
> That perhaps a dozen job seekers with exquisite "datatel" credentials would 
not apply simply because they can't find your ad?
>
> Doesn't it seem likely that 80% of Unidata programmers don't read this list 
whatsoever ?  And they will only find the job if you specify Unidata or Datatel 
in the actual description?
>
> And yes I did look on your website, and it also does not specify Unidata, nor 
does it specify Datatel.
> And no one googles for colleague.
> So essentially you eliminate every qualified person, since they can't even 
find your job.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeff Butera<jbut...@hampshire.edu>
> To: U2 Users List<u2-users@listserver.u2ug.org>
> Sent: Wed, Apr 25, 2012 3:48 pm
> Subject: Re: [U2] Job: Hampshire College
>
>
> On 04/25/2012 05:23 PM, Wjhonson wrote:
>   Your ad doesn't even mention U2 (Universe or Unidata)
>   You're assuming that Colleague will show up in searches for job seekers 
typing
> n Unidata ?
> I'm more interested in someone who knows academia and Datatel.  But yes,
> f someone here spies the list I assume they know various things.
>>
>
>
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