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Fog Creek Software Management Training Program

by Joel Spolsky
Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Until now, most of our hires have been programmers. That's a start, but we need to start hiring the next generation of management too. So today we're launching the Fog Creek Software Management Training Program, an intensive three year program designed to teach you everything we know about the software industry.


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, insanely simple project management, FogBugz, an enlightened bug tracker designed to help great teams develop brilliant software, and Kiln, which simplifies source control. I’m also the co-founder and CEO of Stack Exchange. More about me.

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