[Kc] Introducing The Perl College
amoore at mooresystems.com
Fri Feb 29 14:44:23 PST 2008
Hi KCers -
Uri Guttman sent over this interesting email about the Perl College. I
had never heard of perlhunter.com for some reason. If you're looking
for a job writing perl, you may find this helpful.
On Fri, Feb 29, 2008 at 04:29:44PM -0500, Uri Guttman wrote:
> hi all pm leaders,
> please forward to your local pm lists if you deem it appropriate.
> What is the Perl College?
> The Perl College is a creative merger of job training and job
> fairs. Here are its primary goals:
> * Provide free top quality training to qualified
> junior level Perl developers
> * Improve their Perl skills to the intermediate level
> * Match the new graduates with Perl jobs in the hiring companies
> * http://perlhunter.com/college.html
> The Perl College was created to address these issues in
> recruiting Perl coders:
> * A shortage of intermediate level Perl developers
> * A surplus of junior level Perl developers
> * Some are not developing Perl full time
> * Many are looking for a career developing Perl but can't get
> needed training and experience
> * Companies lacking the resources to train Perl developers
> We are currently seeking both sponsors and students for this
> unique education/recruitment opportunity.
> Hiring Sponsors: Thirty great applicants - cheap!
> Imagine how much it would cost in both time and money to find
> and train a qualified applicant for your Perl jobs. The Perl
> College dramatically improves the efficiency of this process by
> pre-screening and accepting only the most motivated
> students. Then we take it one step further. We take those
> already highly motivated students and train them up to a solid
> intermediate level of Perl skills. Efficiency, cost
> effectiveness and quality results - what could be better for
> your Perl recruitment needs?
> Student Candidates: Put yourself ahead of the competition.
> If selected you will have a week of free training from Damian
> Conway (valued at $3000). Plus you will exposed to employers who
> are actively seeking intermediate level Perl developers.
> Competition to get in will be fierce so put your best foot
> forward. Don't wait to apply as we will take only the thirty
> most qualified students.
> For more information on The Perl College, and how to apply to be a
> sponsor or a student go to these pages:
> Uri Guttman, Dean of The Perl College
> Uri Guttman ------ uri at stemsystems.com -------- http://www.sysarch.com --
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