Tag Archives: Consulting

5 Reasons I Love My Job (#meme15)

Pardon The Cobwebs… It’s been a.little.while since my last blog post! I’ve been busy this summer! My wife and I bought a 2 room schoolhouse built in 1904 and have been up there during most of our free time renovating it so we can open it up as a resource for all of the homeschooling […]

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I’m Cheating!

“I could never go into independent consulting! It’s way to risky!!!” – That’s the typical reaction when talking to other technologists (mostly all who are better skilled than I am, it seems) about going off into the big bad and scary world of independent consulting. Truth be told, it’s where I sort of found myself […]

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I’ve Joined Linchpin People

I have a new business card again – this time it says Partner, instead of “Owner”… If you recall, In June of 2011, I decided to explore the world of independent consulting and see what it had for me. I made the move for a few reasons but primarily – 1.) I wanted to manage […]

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Launching Straight Path IT Solutions, LLC

I’ve made a big decision in my career and life – I’m going to become the manager of a really difficult employee. In fact, I’m going to manage his career closely and be responsible for paying him and his success or failure will spell my success or failure. At least he is smart, charming and […]

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SQL Server Consulting – Straight Path Solutions

Welcome To Straight Path Solutions As a consultant to the company, I worked directly with Mike for approximately one year. We worked as part of a team in a challenging software development environment with aggressive deadlines and many moving pieces. As a Database Administrator, Mike was a strong contributor and key to our success. As […]

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StraightPath Solutions – A Year in Review

As we approach the end of 2009,  I want to give myself a review on where I have been, what I have done and where I can grow next year from a SQL Server consultant point of view. Part Time – Enough Time For Fun As I have posted before and explain on the about […]

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