SQLRally is a week away. Are you ready? It’s going to be a good time to learn and freshen up your SQL Server skills. You’ve probably looked at the schedule and picked out a few sessions that are a must see. Networking But are you prepared to take advantage of the opportunity to network with … Continue reading SQLRally–Don’t Forget Your Business Cards?
I’m going to SQL Rally! Are you going to SQL Rally? Have you heard of SQL Rally? What’s SQL Rally? I’m glad you asked. SQL Rally is a new two day PASS conference. It’s a great cross between the PASS Summit and a SQL Saturday. For a couple days, you can come together with a … Continue reading I Got Registered!
Yesterday, I went in for my re-take of the MCM written exam. If you recall, I failed the exam last time. I did a great job of failing, in fact, and only received a 522 on the exam. I didn’t share my score previously because it was a bit embarrassing. And honestly, I wasn’t sure … Continue reading MCM Exam – Take 2
Last week I spoke at the TechFuse event in Minnesota – out at Mystic Lake Casino. As I mentioned in the session, I wanted to post the content from my session – [download id="5"]. Along with including a few links that people might find useful. First, we skipped talking about XQuery – if you want … Continue reading TechFuse Follow-Up
Twin Cities Code Camp will be hitting the University of Minnesota Campus again next month. This is a biannual event in the Twin Cities where developers can get together and show their code. An opportunity to see what other people are doing and to exchange ideas. The event is on Saturday and Sunday on the … Continue reading Twin City Code Camp 10 Is Coming
What has two thumbs and just signed on to be a PASS Regional Mentor? This guy! Over the past couple weeks, I’ve been going back and forth with some e-mails with PASS. The result of which places me in the open Regional Mentor position for the North Central region. For a little history, this process … Continue reading There's A New North Central Regional Mentor
Here’s wishing you a Happy Pi Day… If my picture isn’t good enough, here’s a better representation of pi. Hope you didn’t forget about Daylight Savings if you are one of the those afflicted by this change in the time zone.