Just glanced through the MCP newsletter and see that the price of the exams (or at least the one I looked at) is increasing from $150 to $165. It’s hard not to question whether the exam is worth $165 (or even $150) – it just doesn’t have a lot of value in the market (which […]Read more "MS Exams Increasing In Price"
Notes: Kendal has been doing an exam push focused on 70-461. A couple passed so far, a couple more tried and not quite, planning to do a retake. Last night they were running through practice questions as a group. Interesting way to make the group feel like a group, but also a little distracting. I […]Read more "Notes from the June 17, 2015 MagicPASS Meeting"
I’m really late posting this, so the quality of the notes will suffer, but still: I did a very intro level presentation on how indexes work, stats, and queries. It’s fun to both demystify a topic while also making them realize it really is complicated stuff! I did the presentation using only a white board. […]Read more "Notes From the February 2015 MagicPASS Meeting"