Episode 50

TMTC 49 – Hiring Developers


March 3rd, 2011

24 mins 11 secs

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About this Episode

This week I go into hiring developers and how you determine whether or not they'd make a good employee. The hard thing with hiring is that you really don't know what you're getting until you've made the hire.

You can look at their code, pair with them, and talk to them to get a feel for who they are and how they operate, but in the end, there's only one definitive test—putting them to work and seeing how they work out.