THE SQL Server Blog Spot on the Web

Welcome to SQLblog.com - The SQL Server blog spot on the web Sign in | |
in Search

Andy Leonard

Andy Leonard is an author and engineer who enjoys building and automating data integration solutions. Andy is co-host of the Data Driven podcast. Andy is no longer updating this blog. His current blog is AndyLeonard.blog.

Recruiting SQL Server Database Professionals

This blog has moved! You can find this content at the following new location:

http://andyleonard.blog/2011/04/14/recruiting-sql-server-database-professionals/

Published Thursday, April 14, 2011 12:00 PM by andyleonard

Comment Notification

If you would like to receive an email when updates are made to this post, please register here

Subscribe to this post's comments using RSS

Comments

 

Ayyappan said:

It is a nice article by Craig. You have expressed in excellent way too.

I was worrying about this matter a day before, when I was searching for a job in my locality. I have come across various JD that were surprising me.

for instance, an employer in IT industry expecting a employee with various skill set. They need a SSIS professional for building a package. But the job requirement will show the the person should have knowledge in all ETL tools in the market :).

I have seen so many like this.

my personal view is that this kind of environment will generate rat race professional instead an expert :(

April 14, 2011 3:59 PM
 

Craig Farrell said:

Wow, Andy, thank you for the comments.  I believe I'm blushing!

An excellent analogy for those who are not necessarily of the SQL Server career pathing.

April 14, 2011 4:07 PM
 

David said:

Only 8 hrs of meetings a week?  I'll TAKE that job!!

April 26, 2011 1:22 AM

Leave a Comment

(required) 
(required) 
Submit

This Blog

Syndication

News

My Latest Book:

Community Awards



Friend of Red Gate

Contact Me

Archives

Privacy Statement