One reason to like working at Novell

Novell sure lets in lots of underage visitors....

One of the things that I loved about working at Novell was how family friendly it is. The company takes "Daughter/Son to Work" days seriously, which is probably the reason for this card that all visitors are required to fill out.

Novell must have lots of underage visitors Matt Asay

What was the last time you saw that at any other company? Never? Exactly.

Of course, given the savvy operator that Ron Hovsepian is, it could be that he's just trying to get quality labor for less. Who better to build next-generation software than the next generation? :-)

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    Matt Asay is chief operating officer at Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu Linux operating system. Prior to Canonical, Matt was general manager of the Americas division and vice president of business development at Alfresco, an open-source applications company. Matt brings a decade of in-the-trenches open-source business and legal experience to The Open Road, with an emphasis on emerging open-source business strategies and opportunities. He is a member of the CNET Blog Network and is not an employee of CNET. You can follow Matt on Twitter @mjasay.

     

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