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I love this one: Once I was asked a design question. I presented three answers. Then the interviewer says, "Well, here's how I would do it!" (unspoken: you idiot) He then proceeds to write out my second option. (The takeaway: If you don't understand someone's jargon, you need to be curious and ask, don't just gloss over it.)



> If you don't understand someone's jargon, you need to be curious and ask, don't just gloss over it.

Quite frankly understated.




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