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Regular Columnist: Andy Warren

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Would a Duress Password be a Good Idea?

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren. Should we adopt a duress password, just in case we find ourselves in a movie situation while at work?  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/04/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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After Six Months On The Job What Challenges Remain?

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren that asks what you might do when you get settled at a new job.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/04/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Mastery – Repetition, Variations, and Depth

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren. Andy look sat the ways in which we might solve problems and become better over time.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/03/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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First Episodes

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren where he looks back at how things have changed.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/03/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Your Cloud Held Hostage – Could It Happen?

Today's guest editorial by Andy Warren is more of a movie plot than reality, but perhaps it's worth considering.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/04/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Microsoft and Minecraft and Training Kids

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren, looking at learning.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/02/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Upgrade and Refresh, or Not?

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren that looks at the upgrade cycle and how that affects our jobs.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/03/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Don’t Understand? You’re About to Learn Something

Learning opportunities abound, but they can be stressful, as shown in today's guest editorial.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/03/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Holidays as Benefits

When you take a job, do you ask about holidays? Do you consider them a benefit? Andy Warren asks what those holidays might mean to you.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/03/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Interrupt Me, I'm Stagnating

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren with a few hints on how you can continue to be proactive as a DBA.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/02/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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We Want Maturity, But Is It Fun?

By Andy Warren 2014/12/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Kitchen Culture

Today Andy Warren talks about an employee work item that many of you might not be tasked with.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/12/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Titles Matter – Part 2

In a followup to his previous piece, Andy Warren looks at job titles again and they can affect the people he works with.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/09/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Titles Matter

Today Andy Warren talks titles, and how they can affect your career.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/08/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Access Disdain

Today Andy Warren looks back at his career with Access and why he doesn't see it as a tool to be avoided.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Better, Faster, and Cheaper

When building a system, you need to make choices. However, do you always need to make the choice of only two of the three "good, fast, or cheap" choices? Andy Warren has a few thoughts.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/05/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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What Is the Hardest Feature to Learn About SQL Server?

SQL Server is a complex product and many of us work with only a small part of the product. However many of us will have exposure to quite a few features inside of the platform. Today Andy Warren asks you if there is some feature that's harder than others.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Infect Your Colleagues with the Learning Bug

Many of you are interested in learning more about SQL Server and improving your career. However can you extend that to your colleagues? Can you convince them to become better IT professionals? Andy Warren has some thoughts.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Cloud Skills

The cloud is going to be important for the future of SQL Server.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Product Centric Career

How did you fall in into your particular career? Was it because of a product? Andy Warren talks about his career evolution and how often we become trapped by the products we work with.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/06/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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