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My employer has slowly shifted over the past 8 years or so towards virtual training and conferences whenever possible. I was excited to be able to participate this year--while I...
November 15, 2021 at 3:16 pm
I started learning R when I began working on the Data Science professional program that used to be offered by Microsoft. Students had their choice to chose R or Python...
May 21, 2021 at 3:01 pm
In addition to what Chris mention, technical people should always try to talk in a language that non-technical people can understand. Non-technical people get confused and intimidated when technical people...
May 10, 2021 at 3:40 pm
I hate writing documentation but I do it--not only to teach the others who support the software and processes but as I get older, it helps me remember how all...
April 30, 2021 at 2:30 pm
I work for a small company that has three people who work with SQL and VB.net. We are very interested in learning how to use a Version Control System,...
July 9, 2019 at 7:46 pm
I've had a bunch of restaurant jobs, a few of which lead into management positions. Although I worked at at McDonald's for over 6 years and was a manager of...
May 17, 2019 at 4:29 pm
To avoid an overflow, truncate and shrink the transaction log before flushing.
April 16, 2019 at 5:13 pm
Thanks for such a great article--I'm surprised that I hadn't stumbled upon it sooner. This is going to aid me in qc'ing my own programming.
March 8, 2019 at 7:18 am
Where I work, we're allowed to sell back vacation (we get separate vacation and sick leave) at the end of the year as long as we still have 40 hours...
February 22, 2019 at 8:32 am
I've been at my current job for over 12 years (it's the only job I've had where I haven't gotten bored because I get to do both application development and...
November 30, 2018 at 8:45 am
In the last few months, I've been taking even more steps to make my home environment the same as my work environment. For my keyboard, I have an eMachines keyboard...
October 17, 2018 at 8:35 am
September 18, 2018 at 7:49 am
I work in a small company where one guy and I share DBA duties, even though he's the one who has DBA in his title. I'm the one who has...
September 14, 2018 at 7:31 am
August 29, 2018 at 10:47 am
I've been in an open office area, shared an office multiple times, and have had a cube just once. I don't mind sharing an office with one other person--depending on...
August 27, 2018 at 8:04 am