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The Wish List

This Friday Steve Jones asks you about your geek Christmas wishes.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Deleting Data

The "right to be forgotten" law in Europe has Steve Jones a bit worried.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Byte Me: Yule Log On

Festive cheer on display.  Read more...
By Bob Lang 2014/12/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Go Small

The SQL Server community is amazing, and Steve Jones hopes we continue to be close as we grow. He brings light on an idea to grow us larger, but smaller.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Drop and Recreate

Steve Jones notes that disasters come in all shapes and sizes, but a little prep that you might not have thought of can reduce the scale of the issues.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Data Security Woes

Another week, and another set of data security issues around the world.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Last Job

Steve Jones contemplates employment and the future of the last job he'll have. This Friday he asks you if this might be yours.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Citizen Programmers

Steve Jones finds the Salesforce platform interesting and notes we have lots of "citizen programmers" doing work with data.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Managerial Moneyball

Steve Jones notes that the Moneyball phenomenon has come to managers and perhaps a little training and data can help find us better managers.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Holiday Struggles

The sporadic schedule of a day or two a week this holiday season has been a struggle for Steve Jones.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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We Still Need Human Judgment

Computers aren't necessarily more infallible than humans, and they aren't necessarily even going to make better decisions. We still need humans in the decision process.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Software Projects: the important boring bits

Phil Factor on the sort of boring expertise that will help you thrive as a consultant.  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2014/12/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Overcoming Proposal Objections

We have all had our innovative solutions and proposals shot down by leads, managers and directors. This article addresses some of the causes and tips to improving the success rate for getting your ideas into the priority list.  Read more...
By Eric Notheisen 2014/12/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: management
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What Have You Learned Lately?

Have you learned anything new lately? Steve Jones asks the question after an interesting T-SQL Tuesday.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Always Canary

One way to make deployments smoother is to use a second system, but that's a challenge for databases, as Steve Jones notes.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Value of Code

What's the value of code to your organization? Steve Jones thinks it's much larger than many people believe.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Your Best Work

Interviewing people is hard to do well. Steve Jones talks about a technique that might help you better choose good employees for your organization.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Facebooking Up to Your Social Responsibilities

Phil Factor argues that as terrorists and criminals exploit the new opportunities that open up as technology develops, technologists must work with Governments to ensure thoughtful custodianship of data, and sensitivity towards legitimate privacy.  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2014/12/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Personal Development

Steve Jones thinks that a personal development plan is important and talks today a little about how you should build one.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/11/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Minimal Meetings

Too many meetings happen in software teams. Steve Jones says that when scheduling meeting, you should be aware of the cost, and only include those people that need to be there.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/11/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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