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September 26, 2011  1:37 PM

On to Week Two



Posted by: Colin Smith
Job, Update

Today I start my second week of work at my new job. The first week was alright but a little slow. That is to be expected as I need to learn the new environment and get up to speed with the way they are doing things. I did have a few fun things come up like the memory testing and I also got to write...

September 20, 2011  3:59 AM

Day One



Posted by: Colin Smith
Blog, Job, Scripts

Day one at the new job was a bit slow but I guess that is to be expected. Had to do a lot of paperwork and then get situated at my new desk, log into my new machine and start to figure out the new environment.  While I was doing that I found my own blog very useful. I downloaded some of my own...


September 18, 2011  11:45 PM

Great last Day



Posted by: Colin Smith
Goodbye, Job, Last Day

Friday was my last day at my job and it was a good day. I finished up some things including putting scripts and notes and tools all in one location for my fellow DBA's to use. But it was a fun day as well. hanging out with friends and just reminiscing. I also put Windows 8 on my workstation just to...


September 10, 2011  10:00 AM

New Job



Posted by: Colin Smith
Job

After 8 years with the company I am working for now it is hard and sad to say that I am leaving for a new opportunity. This media company has been great to me and this is really where it all started for me. After DeVry this was my first job in IT. I started at the helpdesk and worked my way up and...


July 14, 2009  3:53 PM

New Job



Posted by: Colin Smith
Job, Job Market, MSSQL, MSSQL Administration

Last Thursday my company did some layoffs and re-orginization. I survived the layoffs but my job has changed. I am no longer a Database Administrator for a major media company in Phoenix Arizona, but now I am a Database Analyst for a nation wide media company. I am still based in the Phoenix area...


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