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The Dark Side of Technology Careers

Course Summary

Bad things do happen in tech careers. Learning about them ahead of time can help you avoid them, overcome them, and if necessary, survive them.

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    Course Syllabus

    If Only I Knew Then What I Know Now
    - 6m 46s

    —Introduction 3m 14s
    —A Little Bit of Paranoia Can Go a Long Way 3m 32s
    Shiny Tech Things
    - 57m 40s

    —Newer Isn't Always Better, but Is Definitely More Profitable 10m 8s
    —Is It Real or Is It Marketing? 10m 44s
    —Fads Fashions and Timing 5m 36s
    —If It Ain't Broke, Throw It Out Anyway 6m 57s
    —Fragile Things 7m 26s
    —Eating Your Own Dog Food Doesn't Mean Actually Eating Dog Food 3m 53s
    —The Economics of Open Source 8m 36s
    —The Secret Economy of Old Technology 4m 16s
    Human Resources (That Means You)
    - 46m 27s
    Corporation Is Not a Dirty Word (It Just Seems like It Sometimes)
    - 41m 5s
    The Best of All Possible Worlds
    - 12m 40s

Course Fee:
USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

This course is listed under Open Source , Networks & IT Infrastructure and E-Commerce Community

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