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100 Hours

Steve Jones notes you can learn quite a bit in 100 hours.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Years of Experience

Today Steve Jones looks at your experience, and what you do with it.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Building Better Communication Skills

Today Steve Jones reminds us that our communication skills are important. They are something that we use constantly at work and are worth developing.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Office

Would you be more productive outside of an office? Would you take a pay cut to work outside of an office? Steve Jones notes that a number of IT professionals said they would.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Rethinking Hiring

Today Steve Jones looks at the problems we have with hiring staff and the troubles we go through. Perhaps we can do better with an investment in our people.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Poor Soul

What should those accidental DBAs do when they don't get any training, but they are responsible for database servers? Steve Jones has a few pieces of advice today.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/10/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Evolving DBA

The job of the DBA is constantly evolving, but one thing has always been critical: access to data.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Exit Lines

Today we have a question from Andy Warren. How have you ended your time at an employer?  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/06/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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#SQLNewBlogger

Steve Jones talks about blogging today, how it can help your career, and how easy it can be to get started.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/06/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Sweat Files and Practice Projects

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren that looks at side projects and how you might actually grow our careers.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/06/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Measuring Career Growth

A guest editorial from Tim Mitchell today looks at keeping track of what we have done in our careers, and the value that it gives us.  Read more...
By Tim Mitchell 2015/03/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Salaries and Experience

Experience matters in setting your salary, but Steve Jones reminds us there are different types of experience, and there's more to life than money.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/02/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Burnout

Doing the same thing for too long, and not enjoying it, isn't good for anyone. You might be burned out, or as Steve Jones notes, you might need to change our perspective.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/02/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Time for Learning

How do you find time for learning? More importantly, Steve Jones asks if you find time for actual use of your knowledge.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Moving On

Today Steve Jones talks about the inevitable event where someone leaves their job.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/29 | 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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Pay It Forward

Steve Jones looks at the dilemma of training developers and having them leave, or maybe, just having them stay untrained.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/11/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Stuck in a Rut

What do people do when their job doesn't require a lot of technical skills? Steve Jones has a few thoughts.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/10/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Mercenary

Steve Jones talks about making deliberate career choices, or just moving from place to place without any worry about the job. Do you care about what work you do? Or is it just a job?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/10/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Fine Products for the Modern Drudge

As working hours in tech trend upwards, we look at some ways to make life easier.  Read more...
By Dave Convery 2014/10/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: career
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