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Interview Heuristics

Seems that we’re not the only one stuck in this conundrum. Although mentioning only web-developers, the things mentioned in this blog entry are applicable just as well to our own problems in hiring at AESTE. Paraphrasing the entry: Hiring engineers is like simultaneously enduring a flood and a drought. You Read more…

By Shawn, ago
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Startup vs Big Company

Just read an insightful piece about the differences between working at a start-up vs a big company. It boils down to 10 points: Responsibility, accountability, impact Everyone is expected to take ownership of their own work here. Collective responsibility doesn’t fly as it encourages a no-blame, no-responsibility culture. Risk There Read more…

By Shawn, ago
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Power Debugging

This EETimes article has a good overview on how to do power-debugging. At AESTE, we are working on something similar but for a slightly more sinistre purpose. However, looking at something like this is extremely encouraging as we know that there are others out there working along the same lines Read more…

By Shawn, ago