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What is your career goal?   [Edit]

Survey period: 5 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2004

Do you want to rise out of development and into management? Or keep doing what you are best at?

OptionVotes% 
To own and run my own IT company45747.31
Chief Technology Officer15816.36
Lead architect25125.98
Lead developer27828.78
To manage a team of developers17718.32
To manage the systems / Infrastructure363.73
Business development444.55
Sales and Marketing90.93
To leave the IT world entirely12012.42
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

View optional text answers (57 answers)


 
GeneralGood topic to poll Pin
Vihar Patel8-Jul-04 19:37
professionalVihar Patel8-Jul-04 19:37 
GeneralRe: Good topic to poll Pin
pumi15-Jul-04 23:06
Memberpumi15-Jul-04 23:06 
GeneralLead Developer & TPL Pin
James R. Twine7-Jul-04 6:10
MemberJames R. Twine7-Jul-04 6:10 
GeneralRe: Lead Developer & TPL Pin
Michael P Butler7-Jul-04 8:53
MemberMichael P Butler7-Jul-04 8:53 
GeneralText Answers Pin
Corinna John7-Jul-04 1:06
MemberCorinna John7-Jul-04 1:06 
GeneralRe: Text Answers Pin
peterchen7-Jul-04 1:55
Memberpeterchen7-Jul-04 1:55 
GeneralRe: Text Answers Pin
Nick Seng7-Jul-04 15:13
MemberNick Seng7-Jul-04 15:13 
GeneralRe: Text Answers Pin
Joel Holdsworth10-Jul-04 9:24
MemberJoel Holdsworth10-Jul-04 9:24 
GeneralRe: Text Answers Pin
Daniel Turini11-Jul-04 11:03
MemberDaniel Turini11-Jul-04 11:03 
GeneralEventually.... Pin
Anonymous6-Jul-04 7:49
MemberAnonymous6-Jul-04 7:49 
GeneralMiddle management Pin
Navin6-Jul-04 3:07
MemberNavin6-Jul-04 3:07 
GeneralNot Important Pin
Corinna John6-Jul-04 1:37
MemberCorinna John6-Jul-04 1:37 
GeneralRe: Not Important Pin
dandy726-Jul-04 2:25
Memberdandy726-Jul-04 2:25 
GeneralRe: Not Important Pin
HairiDog10-Jul-04 7:24
MemberHairiDog10-Jul-04 7:24 
GeneralRe: Not Important Pin
Michael P Butler6-Jul-04 2:38
MemberMichael P Butler6-Jul-04 2:38 
GeneralArrrh the Ostrich method, Pin
NormDroid6-Jul-04 2:46
professionalNormDroid6-Jul-04 2:46 
GeneralFor the less-young Pin
Paul Watson6-Jul-04 0:40
sitebuilderPaul Watson6-Jul-04 0:40 
GeneralRe: For the less-young Pin
Michael P Butler6-Jul-04 2:59
MemberMichael P Butler6-Jul-04 2:59 
GeneralRe: For the less-young Pin
Michael A. Barnhart6-Jul-04 13:42
MemberMichael A. Barnhart6-Jul-04 13:42 
GeneralRise out of development? Pin
Ravi Bhavnani5-Jul-04 11:27
professionalRavi Bhavnani5-Jul-04 11:27 
GeneralRe: Rise out of development? Pin
Michael Dunn5-Jul-04 19:43
sitebuilderMichael Dunn5-Jul-04 19:43 
GeneralBored now Pin
Michael P Butler5-Jul-04 8:20
MemberMichael P Butler5-Jul-04 8:20 
GeneralRe: Bored now Pin
John R. Shaw8-Jul-04 13:38
MemberJohn R. Shaw8-Jul-04 13:38 
GeneralRe: Bored now Pin
Okeno Palmer9-Jul-04 11:03
MemberOkeno Palmer9-Jul-04 11:03 
Pass on your knowledge and expertise to the young. Try teaching.

.:. Keno .:.
GeneralRe: Bored now Pin
Phil Harding9-Jul-04 13:20
MemberPhil Harding9-Jul-04 13:20 

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