The reverse mullet model of software engineering

Ben and Ryan are joined by software developer and listener Patrick Carlile for a conversation about how the job market for software engineers has changed since the dot-com days, navigating boom-and-bust hiring cycles, and the developers finding work at Walmart and In-N-Out. Plus: “Party in the front, business in the back” isn’t just for haircuts anymore.

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If you’ve been laid off or you’re just sweating the possibility, here’s what to do.

Check out the results of our last job market survey.

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Shoutout to stevenkucera, who earned a Stellar Question badge with How do I create a global, mutable singleton?.


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