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The Difference Between Good And Bad Job Requirements

By Jim Bosveld

In web design, as one of the seemingly few markets that is actually growing, job opening postings are common. They’re not all equally convincing, though. In fact, most of them are unpleasant, uninviting and sometimes bordering on hostile. Some, however, are great, and give you an honest and pleasant sense of what it’s like to work at the studio in question, and, in the best cases, what makes a good designer.

By looking at some good and some bad lists of job requirements, I’ll explore some of their strengths and weaknesses and try to pinpoint what makes the best lists inviting and honest introductions.

Before looking at some lesser examples of requirements lists, let’s start off with ...

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