the "no good Perl jobs"/"no good Perl programmers" myth

Peter Corlett abuse at
Mon Aug 7 12:54:10 BST 2006

On 7 Aug 2006, at 10:03, Adrian Howard wrote:
> Actally - I tell a lie - I did leave a non-compete clause in a  
> contract once because it was so amusing. It was something like "you  
> won't work in the same business within 45miles of our registered  
> offices within six months of leaving the organisation".

Something with that wide a scope is completely unenforcable though, no?

Mine's basically "you won't poach our staff", but the only poaching  
of them I'd want to do is in boiling oil.

More information about the mailing list