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Re: 365x24x7
From: Jeffrey Lyon <jeffrey.lyon () blacklotus net>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 21:38:11 -0400

On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 9:02 PM, Jeroen van Aart <jeroen () mompl net> wrote:
Bill Stewart wrote:

Rotating shifts between daytime and nighttime is a horrible thing to
do to your workers, both for their health and their attention span.

I Fully agree.

I think it may pay off to search for people who suffer "Delayed sleep phase
syndrome" to do night shift. They'll be happy and you'll actually have
someone who is more awake and alert than the average person at that time of


I think the IT world has a more than average incidence of people with this
particular syndrome, at least in my experience.

Of course in practice you would want to word your vacancy in such a way it
doesn't sound silly. But I think it could be worth it to put an emphasis on



I'd just go with "people who really enjoy energy drinks."

Jeffrey Lyon, Leadership Team
jeffrey.lyon () blacklotus net | http://www.blacklotus.net
Black Lotus Communications - AS32421
First and Leading in DDoS Protection Solutions

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