theodp writes: Your brain teaser prowess may win you a job at Google, but the folks at 37signals don't hire programmers based on puzzles, API quizzes, math riddles, or other parlor tricks. 'The only reliable gauge I've found for future programmer success,' explains 37signals' David Heinemeier Hanssonis, 'is looking at real code they've written, talking through bigger picture issues, and, if all that is swell, trying them out for size.' GitHub's Zach Holman tweets his 'Amen'.
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