Climbing the IT Career Ladder » autismRobin "Roblimo" Miller's tips for getting ahead in IT2012-10-03T18:15:05Zhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/IT-ladder/feed/atom/Robin "Roblimo" Millerhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/IT-ladder/?p=2632011-09-21T20:56:46Z2011-09-21T20:56:46Z“Traits that make great software testers — intense focus, comfort with repetition, memory for detail — also happen to be characteristics of autism. People with Asperger’s syndrome, a mild form of autism, have normal to high intelligence and often are highly skilled with computers.”
This isn’t something I made up. There’s an Illinois company that uses people with Autism as software testers. To learn more, To learn more, read this AP story.