[Haskell-cafe] How easy is it to hire Haskell programmers

Paul Johnson paul at cogito.org.uk
Fri Jul 2 17:02:50 EDT 2010

On 02/07/10 14:43, Edward Kmett wrote:
> "Knowledge of Haskell" means very different things to different 
> people. I'd be somewhat leery of blindly hiring someone based on their 
> ability to answer a couple of pop Haskell quiz questions.
Fair enough, and I should probably have put a smiley in there.  I'd also 
just that day read a couple of laments from hiring managers about 
applicants for Java jobs who *couldn't* write Fizzbuzz.  I was really 
trying to ask about the general level of knowledge amongst the job 


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