Re: Walk-in interviews in Boostrap on 2rd, 3rd and 4th Feb 2008

From: joel garry <>
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2008 13:58:43 -0800 (PST)
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On Feb 1, 1:30 pm, Robert Klemme <> wrote:
> On 01.02.2008 20:04, joel garry wrote:
> > Yeah, simply advertising sex or age discrimination probably isn't a
> > problem, but actually doing it and getting caught is big time.  There
> > are exemptions for certain occupations - no one would want to see me
> > in a topless drive-through coffee bar, I'm sure - but technical Oracle
> > work sure isn't one of them.
> You mean, they let you administer databases topless?  I thought there is
> AC everywhere in the US where it gets reasonably hot.  :-)

But actually I was referring to

> >  India has its own laws and customs, and
> > is welcome to them.  cdos has no laws, but it has customs, and not
> > posting job ads is one of them.
> Absolutely.
> > Violating one countries laws in another country is a whole subject
> > unto itself (but see foreign section of
> > ).  But abusing workers in one country to benefit corporations in
> > another country and get around worker protection laws is a moral
> > issue.
> Outsourcing is a whole subject in itself.  I believe IT companies that
> outsource their development to other countries are not doing themselves
> a favor.  After all this is a core competence and I would not easily
> give that away.  Let alone all the issues with multi time zone work and
> communication.

And don't forget, India lost half it's bandwidth when two cables got cut in the Mediterranean.

> > I suspect some Euro laws on the subject are more stringent than the US
> > law.
> Probably, but OTOH it is totally common to ship a picture with your
> resume over here in Germany - something I have been told which is
> totally unacceptable in the US.  But we are on a good way, we have an
> anti discrimination law here which might show similar effects over time.

Here, many people are too stupid not to post incriminating pix on myspace!


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