Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×
Businesses

Journal Journal: Got Connections? Get Rewarded!

Do you know someone personally who works in HR for Google, Microsoft, Apple, or Adobe? Take a look at my résumé. Would you feel comfortable introducing me? If so, after I've seen them, I'll donate $100 to your favorite* open source project. If I accept a job with the company, I'll donate another $100 to the same project.

Why am I doing this? I'm moving back to the US this summer, and I'm targeting the San Francisco area for my relocation. I'm confident in my abilities, but I know that often it's just a question of breaking through the anonymity barrier. If you can get me in the door, I can do the rest.

Why open source? I believe in it, I put my money where my mouth is, and besides, I'm not trying to buy a position at one of these companies, I'd just like a little help getting in the door.

Is there a great company to work for that I haven't considered? Get me in touch, and if I accept a job with them, I'll donate $200 towards your favorite open source project.

*Note: I'm serious, and won't donate to a project created just to funnel cash directly to you

Slashdot Top Deals

10 to the minus 6th power Movie = 1 Microfilm

Working...