[FoRK] what IT shortage?

Adam L Beberg beberg
Mon Aug 15 22:49:11 PDT 2005


Corinna wrote on 8/15/2005 12:00 PM:
> I'm confused. I get this newsletter from the ACM and it keeps telling me
> about how there's an IT talent shortage, and how there's a need for more
> women in computing. And I find out today that all the H1B visa's for 2006
> are taken, in record time apparently (last year, they didn't all go until
> October).

...

> Somebody tell me where I'm confused....

Where indeed. You're here, the jobs are in places where $200/month is 
alot of money. Anyone paying more then that for IT hasn't been paying 
attention for the last 5 years.

 > Please, I need to get out of Texas... *whimper*...

India may let you in, but China will not.

-- 
Adam L. Beberg
http://www.mithral.com/~beberg/



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