Here comes the "Software Professional"People working in the Software Industry popularly called "IT professionals" have their own unique behavior and style. On a very light note, I would like to highlight them just for fun.
When a Software professional gets any unwanted call on his mobile his reply will always be "Can you please call after some time? I am in a meeting", irrespective of whether he is in a meeting or not.
An IT professional will most of the times found wearing his company ID card even outside of their office in public places.
If there is some problem in their project and they want to inquire if the problem is solved or not the most common words you will expect to hear are "Has the issue been resolved?".
IT professionals are considered a rich lot. You will never see them bargain anywhere. For them getting the things easily is of utmost importance rather than their price.
For them, their office laptop is their door to the office. They can open their laptop from anywhere and start working.
When an IT professional says he is working but you see him checking their office emails and preparing excel sheets, don't get surprised. For many of them, this is what they call work.
It is common to find IT professionals with a cup of tea in one hand and a cigarette in another hand during lunch and evening hours.
If you see a bus with people dozing inside there are high chances that it is a company bus carrying IT employees. After all, they are a stressed lot.
An IT employee does not like pen and paper. He wants everything to be emailed or messaged to him.