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Internships

by Joel Spolsky
Monday, October 30, 2006

The Boston Globe quoted me saying, “The good employers have relationships with professors and they forward students who seem exceptional.” Which reminded me that we're in the middle of recruiting season for our summer internships, so if you have a student who you consider to be particularly capable, please tell me about them.


Have you been wondering about Distributed Version Control? It has been a huge productivity boon for us, so I wrote Hg Init, a Mercurial tutorial—check it out!

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I’m Joel Spolsky, co-founder of Fog Creek Software, a New York company that proves that you can treat programmers well and still be highly profitable. Programmers get private offices, free lunch, and work 40 hours a week. Customers only pay for software if they’re delighted. We make Trello, which lets you organize anything, together, FogBugz, enlightened issue tracking software for bug tracking, and Kiln, which provides distributed version control and code reviews. I’m also the co-founder and CEO of Stack Exchange. More about me.

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