News around the web: FBI Sucks at Photoshop

By Erik
Jan 18, 2010
  1. tonylukac

    tonylukac TS Evangelist Posts: 1,310   +56

    Geek shortage? No wonder. Even a doctor doesn't have to retake his board exams every 3 years like with the microsoft certified system engineer exam. Capitalism (making money off of new exams/server software) at it's peak.
  2. tonylukac

    tonylukac TS Evangelist Posts: 1,310   +56

    Further, why do people/managers at Goldman Sacks get $500K a year when the technical people who make a company start at $30K if they're lucky? Let's start rewarding the technical people with salaries of high school flunkout management.
  3. slh28

    slh28 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,706   +170

    If you knew anybody who works in IT in an investment bank, you will know that their work is not very complex, and if you were to demand a higher salary, the bank will just turn to another IT graduate who would do the work equally well. But if you're talking about the quants people, yeah they do get paid a lot because they're real nerds with PhDs and loads of computing language skills!
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