In addition to being an amazing opportunity for both technical and professional development, PASS Summit is a #sqlfamily reunion and a huge networking event. Catching up with old friends, meeting new ones, finding out who’s doing what with which technologies, etc. This is one of the few times each year I’m anything even approaching a…Read More PASS Summit 2018 – Let’s Hang Out! Where to Find Me
A few weeks ago, I teased good news. One person hypothesized that I’m joining Microsoft (it seems to be the thing to do lately) and another jumped to the conclusion that I must be pregnant. Both creative responses, but not quite correct. I’ll be at PASS Summit 2018! So much to do! Pick some sessions…Read More I Will See You in Seattle!
I need a new social media profile picture. That’s one of the most important (non-technical) conclusions I drew from my week at PASS Summit 2017. It seemed like everywhere I went, I heard “I didn’t recognize you without the hat!” The picture I use on Slack, Twitter and Instagram is the same one I use…Read More PASS Summit 2017 Wrap-Up – The People!
My favorite photos from Summit 2017. Click to enlarge & see more detail; once in the larger view, you can use the your arrow keys to cycle through.Read More PASS Summit 2017 in Photos
It’s time for T-SQL Tuesday and this month’s edition is hosted by Ewald Cress (b|t). It’s non-technical this month because we’re all recovering from PASS Summit. Ewald asks us to: give a shout-out to people (well-known or otherwise) who have made a meaningful contribution to your life in the world of data. This post is…Read More T-SQL Tuesday #96: Folks Who Have Made a Difference