In my last career article, I talked about balancing the truth and salesmanship. I wanted to try to explain how you can be honest, and at the same time make the case that you should be the one a hiring manager chooses to hire. Today, I’d like to go back a bit further in the…Read More Custom Resume, or Generic?
One of the things I love most about my current position is the fundamental shift in the types of optimization I’m doing. Early on in my career I was concentrating on queries that would run once an hour, and cover thousands, sometimes tens of thousands of records per hour. I think that’s a great place…Read More Types of Optimization
Over the past few years, Happy Christmas has become one of my favorite Christmas songs. I like the message “War is over, if you want it.” Call me naive, but I believe it. The reason I chose it as my post’s title is the lyric: “What have you done? Another year over and a new…Read More Happy Christmas