And then, anyone who is touting the label of "Senior Software Engineer" needs to be able to do some pretty complex stuff right off the top of your head (like write a split function on the board or describe all the things wrong with WHERE ISNULL(SomeColumn, ' ') <> ' '
, why, and what the correct code should be) or never make it onto the continent.
Not trying to be sarcastic or mean... it's just friendly advice like I gave to one other "Senior Software Engineer" with a Masters Degree who said he was a "9 out of 10 in both SQL Server and Oracle" on his resume, but couldn't tell me how to get the current date and time out of either.
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code: Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is usually not.
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