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Goals – The end of one year, start of another 10

Just about a year ago, I talked about the importance of setting goals for yourself, both personally and professionally, making sure they’re lofty enough to challenge you, and making them public in order to hold yourself accountable.  It’s hard to believe a year has passed already, but here we are, and it’s time to see […]


He writes the songs

SQL Saturday #119 – One week to go

One week from today I’ll be boarding a plane for my very first visit to Chicago* (airports not included). One week from tonight, I’ll be attending my first speaker dinner. One week from tomorrow, I’ll be presenting at my first SQLSaturday event.  My presentation,  “So I started this blog… now what?”, deals with common roadblocks […]


What’s stopping you? 11

I mentioned earlier this week that I’m working on a new presentation for SQLSaturday #119 next month.  The talk revolves around common issues that new bloggers face, including reasons for not blogging.  So far, I’ve compiled several common roadblocks, but I’d love to hear from you. If you’ve thought about blogging but haven’t started, what’s […]