How To Spot A Charlatan In The Minnesota Tech Community

Char·la·tan: a person practicing quackery or some similar confidence trick in order to obtain money, fame or other advantages via false pretense or deception.

Perhaps you’ve encountered a charlatan in the Minnesota tech community or maybe you know one intimately.  They’re not unique to Minnesota, though can be harder to spot sometimes because of the culture here.  For the uninitiated, this is a quick charlatan test to consider using out there: