This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Vikas Kapoor wrote:I have come across various people telling me this and I also believe this
Really?!? And are these same people also offering to help you? Say help you get head shots (or a portfolio) done? All for a small fee, of course.
Don't know how it is where you are, but it is a somewhat common scam here. It is amazing how much money people are willing to fork over, when they are told that they can be the next supermodel -- flattery is a pretty strong weapon.