Re: Ethics of job-interview testing

Subject: Re: Ethics of job-interview testing
From: "Mike O." <obie1121 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 30 May 2004 18:21:20 -0400

subscribe -at- cuff -dot- mailshell -dot- com wrote:

The president and CEO told me to go home, log into their product via a guest account, and write up a page or two of documentation for that product.

Note that this CEO has apparently released an undocumented product, and is only now thinking about hiring a tech writer. This combined with their other interviewing behaviors tells you quite a bit already about how you might be treated there.

> Am I being overly sensitive, or does anyone else get a weird vibe?

Weird vibe all the way.

Mike O.


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