RE: Certification is absurd

Subject: RE: Certification is absurd
From: John Posada <JPosada -at- book -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2003 16:57:21 -0400

Andrew...why is it a good thing that security network professionals get
"CISSP" but it's not a good thing if tech writing professionals "X"?

John Posada
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> 4. Certification does not, necessarily, weed out the morons.
> If anything, it
> gives morons a false sense of accomplishment as well as one
> more thing to
> obsess to madness over. I know numerous MCSE and A+ certified
> people who are
> stark raving twits when it comes to technology.

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