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Back from My Sabbatical

It’s been six weeks away from work, but I’m back now. It was a great break, I’m refreshed, and I am ready to get back to writing, speaking, and working with the data platform again. I haven’t done much SQL … Continue reading

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Off for a Holiday

This has been a crazy month, and it’s getting crazier. So far I’ve been to these places this month: Washington, D.C. New York City London Today I’m in Chicago for the SQL in the City Summit. I flew in yesterday, … Continue reading

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Limiting the Ability to Concentrate and Collaborate

I used to have an office. I guess I have an office now, but it’s not mine; it’s shared with my wife. As I look back at my career, I realize that I’ve often taken a job that switched me … Continue reading

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Fun at Work

I am lucky in that I get to travel and speak at a number of events every year. As a result, I meet lots of people in a variety of situations. Many of these places have a social component and … Continue reading

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