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Work/Training Balance - The hidden balancing act

Should we be considering our Work/Training Balance as part of our careers?  Read more...
By Gary Varga 2016/12/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Learn to Earn

Learning more about your craft can translate into more earnings, but it won't be easy.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How Do You Act When You Need to Learn New Technology?

Today we have a guest editorial from Ben Kubicek as Steve is away from the office. It is hard to be humble, but it is needs to learn something new.  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2016/11/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Data Science Education

Data Science is a hot area and one to which quite a few people would like to move. Steve Jones has some thoughts on trying to get certified in this area.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/09/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Impressive Accomplishments

What things impress you most about potential candidates. This week Steve Jones asks the question to try and understand what types of activities data professionals might consider.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/09/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Time Off

Finding a balance between work and life away from work is hard, but one good way is with periodic vacations. Today Steve Jones notes that some people don't take their vacation, which he sees as a problem.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/09/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Future for Database Administrators

Today Steve Jones talks about the job changes and prospects for those that manage IT systems.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/08/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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An object lesson about what is really important

A story I heard a long time ago reminds us to choose what is really important.  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2016/08/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How do you know when it is time to leave a job?

Today we have a guest editorial from Ben Kubicek as Steve is traveling out of town. I discovered I had stayed at a job about two years too long. Why was that?  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2016/07/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Remote DBA

This Friday, Steve Jones asks if you're like to work remotely. With the trend moving this way, mostly for extra hours, maybe you'd like to move that way for most of your work time.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/07/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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An example of how networking netted a new job

Today we have a guest editorial as Steve is away on vacation. You often hear about how important it is to network. This is a story of how my network helped me get a new job.  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2016/07/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Lifetime of Software

Today Steve Jones wants you to look forward in your career. Do you enjoy working with software and technology? Do you plan on doing this for the rest of your career?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/05/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Work to Live

It's important that you remember to live and enjoy your life as it passes by. Today Steve Jones reminds us that we want to work to live, but also plan to live and plan for the future.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/05/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Promoting Engineers

It seems that often we promote the best technical people into managerial positions, but is that a good idea? Steve Jones notes that a few people think this is a bad idea and there ought to be a technical career path for IT workers.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/05/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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No Overtime

A new bill adds additional overtime exemptions for database professionals.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/04/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Would You Move For a Job?

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren as Steve is on vacation. Would any job be enough for you to uproot your life?  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2016/04/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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BYOD

In the future we may be required to bring our own devices to work. Does that make sense? Would you want to get an allowance and purchase your own laptop?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/03/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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DeveloperBall

Steve Jones looks at the challenges of putting a team together of wildly different skill levels.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Crafting Your Resume

Today Steve Jones talks about how you can present yourself better within the confines of a resume.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Market

This Friday Steve Jones asks about the market price for your skills. Do you know what it is?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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