A recent software skills survey reveals that SQL is the most wanted software skill by employers. This high demand is partly due to the fact that SQL skills are needed for most jobs including: web design, project management, business analysis, computer programming, business management, data analysis and quality assurance. In addition, many organizations or companies […]
Hi, Do you realize that the skills listed on your resume are not all ranked equally or always looked upon favorably? For example, listing a SQL skill like: “Cursors” on your resume may actually create an opposite or negative impression of your capabilities and here is why! Set Based vs. Procedural SQL Query Writing SQL […]
Question Hello, my name is April, and I am new to the IT world, however, no stranger to doing advanced techy tasks/features in the MS Office applications, such as Excel and Word. However, my interest now is to totally migrate into the IT field by doing sql server in hopes of either doing that typy […]
Question Hi, I am a Masters of Infomation Systems Management Student at Keller Graduate School of Devry University. I have a 4.0 GPA. I am still in my beginning classes. I have not started on anything related to the core technical courses. I do not have an IT background. My problem is that I have […]
Has anyone tried teaching SQL query design to someone with no experience in this area? How far might you expect to be able to go with the training in a few weeks?
I am planning to learn SQL Server. I was wondering if there is any website or school (in Northern California) for learning SQL Server. By the way, I already know the basic of SQL using MySQL, but I find it difficult to install SQL Server(the free version). So, I am thinking to take one of […]
I am learning SQL by myself using Head First SQL and Microsoft Office Specialist: Excel 2003 Study Guide. I am planning to apply for the entry level Data Analyst position. I would like to know what exactly I can do (after finishing these books and doing exercises) to prepare myself for the real world. In […]
I am a MCA 5th semester student. I want to start my career in data warehousing but I am not getting enough information pertaining to how to start the career in this field. Further,I have heard that this field is not for freshers. So What kind of experience I need to have to gain easy […]
Hi Sir, I got your contact information through your blog. I need some guidance regarding making a career in SQL. I just need to know would it be a good move to work on getting certified in this regards and what certifications would be helpful. Also, need to know what scope it has in near […]
Hello, I’m an IT professional with SAP HR / Payroll background and willing to expand my IT knowledge base. What would you advise I go for in order to be more relevant in the IT industry and also for career progression. Thanks.