Earlier this week, the PowerHour was announced. What is it? It’s kind of like a virtual user group. One hour, 6(ish) lightning demos (10 minutes or less), centered on PowerShell. All community-sourced and driven – anyone can submit a proposal for a demo and if accepted, you’ll be slotted into an available spot. They’ve already…Read More PowerHour – Online PowerShell Lightning Talks!
Consider this the outtakes from my previous post about speaking at SQL Saturday. It took a while for me to build up the courage to finally get up in the front of a room at SQL Saturday. As I mentioned in my prior post, I did quite a bit of studying of other peoples’ sessions,…Read More Getting Over It or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Speaking
That is the first and last Katy Perry reference you will find on this blog or anywhere else in my life. Last weekend I spoke at the 4th edition of my “home” SQL Saturday, SQL Saturday #383. This was the end of a path that started four years ago, and the beginning of an exciting new one. About…Read More I Spoke at SQLSat (and I Liked It)
Slides & demos from my SQL Saturday Rochester presentation “Easing into Scripting with Windows PowerShell” have been posted on the SQL Saturday site. Thank you to everyone who came out for my session and all of SQL Saturday!Read More Slides & demos from SQL Saturday Rochester
On Thursday, February 26th I presented “Easing Into Windows PowerShell” to a packed house at the Rochester SQL Server User Group meeting. Thanks to Matt Slocum (b | t) for being my semi-official photographer. We set a chapter attendance record! I had a lot of fun presenting this (my first time speaking outside my company) and we…Read More Rochester SQL Server User Group February Meeting – Slides & Demos
On Thursday, February 26th at 6:00 PM EST I will be speaking at the Rochester PASS chapter meeting. The topic is “Easing Into PowerShell – What’s It All About?“. You’ve been hearing a lot about Windows PowerShell, but you’re wondering if it’s something you should be looking into. In this introductory session, we’ll talk about what PowerShell is,…Read More Rochester PASS Chapter February Meeting – I’m Speaking!