Re: portfolio questions

Subject: Re: portfolio questions
From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "Kate O'Neill" <kate -at- kathleen -dot- net>
Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2000 09:00:47 -0800 (PST)

I see it this way...

Would you rather read a complete Stephen King book to
get to know him, or would you rather sit there with
him over a cup of coffee for an hour with the book
infront of you?

> [...]
> > Besides, how thorough a review is needed? Reading
> a
> > page or two of each type of document and looking
> at a
> > few figures out to tell you if the person knows
> what
> > they are doing.
>
> Exactly. When I review a candidate's portfolio, it's
> about
> getting the candidate to talk about the work. Even
> if I
> were to read the manual from cover to cover, I
> wouldn't be
> getting the insight on how this manual almost never
> went to
>

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