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

Piers Cawley pdcawley at
Sat Aug 12 15:30:26 BST 2006

Raphael Mankin <raph at> writes:

> Other clauses to watch for:
> 1. They can sack you, but you can't sack  them.

ISTR that one's illegal under UK employment law. No, I can't cite anything.

> 2. No specified place of work, therefore you will go wherever they say
> and get no travel expenses.

Mmm... nice.

> 3. One contract I was offered did not even say that I would be paid.


Piers Cawley <pdcawley at>

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