To be or what to be
- a member of the team
to be a successful softworker. Although this seems not to be a surprising or brand new wisdom after all, it is not always easy to keep this in mind - in any situation.
Furthermore, this 'be-ings' should be integral part of any job posting instead of listing 500+1 technics that you should be able to handle perfect. A few days ago I received a project offer that contains the following listing:
Anything missing? I think, they forgot Maven, Swing and whatever ... Or it is just one of these job descriptions for a job that has already been filled. So they put in everything they know to be sure that nobody would ever meet the requirements.