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No More MCM

This is part 1 of a 3 part series of thoughts on certification and Microsoft technologies. I’ve heard that Friday afternoon is the best time to fire someone. People are leaving early, the office is quiet, and you can let … Continue reading

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Those Who Can, Do

There was a time I considered staying in college, getting a masters or PhD and teaching others. I still might follow that path at some point since I enjoy speaking and teaching others how to better work with SQL Server. At some … Continue reading

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Almost an MCSA

I took four beta tests earlier this year for SQL Server 2012. I had debated writing another book, and I’ve worked on a few of the cert books in the past, so I thought this would be a good chance … Continue reading

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The Certification Debate

Today’s editorial was originally published on Aug 7, 2007. It is being re-run as Steve is on holiday. Is it worth getting certified? What do you get out of it? I’ve noticed a few debates on the site, and many … Continue reading

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