SQL Clone
SQLServerCentral is supported by Redgate
 
Log in  ::  Register  ::  Not logged in
 
 
 


An Interview with Brad McGehee - Part 2


An Interview with Brad McGehee - Part 2

Author
Message
RSP
RSP
Mr or Mrs. 500
Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)Mr or Mrs. 500 (548 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 548 Visits: 623
Comments posted to this topic are about the item An Interview with Brad McGehee - Part 2



Girish Bhat
Girish Bhat
SSC-Addicted
SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)SSC-Addicted (429 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 429 Visits: 428
Thanks for the excellent interview series and all the useful information between the questions!
jcrawf02
jcrawf02
SSCertifiable
SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)SSCertifiable (5.1K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 5118 Visits: 19324
My new favorite quote, and another reason to become an "Exceptional DBA" :-D:
Brad: All of the advice I provided in my book is very applicable in today's job market. While we don't' have any control over whether or not we are laid, we do have control over our personal career. My advice is for all DBAs to become exceptional DBAs.


So true, so true . . . Hehe

---------------------------------------------------------
How best to post your question
How to post performance problems
Tally Table:What it is and how it replaces a loop

"stewsterl 80804 (10/16/2009)I guess when you stop and try to understand the solution provided you not only learn, but save yourself some headaches when you need to make any slight changes."
Alex Fekken
Alex Fekken
Old Hand
Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)Old Hand (385 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 385 Visits: 460
I don't like to predict the future, as I am usually wrong.


I wish all experts were this honest! Thanks for the insights.

Alex
GSquared
GSquared
SSC Guru
SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)SSC Guru (60K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 60297 Visits: 9730
Good interview. Thanks.

- Gus "GSquared", RSVP, OODA, MAP, NMVP, FAQ, SAT, SQL, DNA, RNA, UOI, IOU, AM, PM, AD, BC, BCE, USA, UN, CF, ROFL, LOL, ETC
Property of The Thread

"Nobody knows the age of the human race, but everyone agrees it's old enough to know better." - Anon
Anipaul
Anipaul
SSCrazy Eights
SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)SSCrazy Eights (9.9K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 9925 Visits: 1407
Good interview...



bradmcgehee@hotmail.com
bradmcgehee@hotmail.com
Ten Centuries
Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)Ten Centuries (1.3K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 1260 Visits: 730
Thanks to Robert Pearl for conducting the interview, and for all the kind words.

Brad M. McGehee
DBA
Go


Permissions

You can't post new topics.
You can't post topic replies.
You can't post new polls.
You can't post replies to polls.
You can't edit your own topics.
You can't delete your own topics.
You can't edit other topics.
You can't delete other topics.
You can't edit your own posts.
You can't edit other posts.
You can't delete your own posts.
You can't delete other posts.
You can't post events.
You can't edit your own events.
You can't edit other events.
You can't delete your own events.
You can't delete other events.
You can't send private messages.
You can't send emails.
You can read topics.
You can't vote in polls.
You can't upload attachments.
You can download attachments.
You can't post HTML code.
You can't edit HTML code.
You can't post IFCode.
You can't post JavaScript.
You can post emoticons.
You can't post or upload images.

Select a forum

































































































































































SQLServerCentral


Search