Welcome to the New Jersey SQL Server User Group

 

NJ SQL Server User Group
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month
300+ registered members with 25-35 member attending monthly meetings

Location

Microsoft Store

1400 Willowbrook Mall

Wayne, NJ 07470

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Next Meeting: Tue, Feb 19 2013

Data Career Paths and Decision Making Strategies

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
Online Meeting URL: None
RSVPURL: None

Topic: Data Career Paths and Decision Making Strategies Date: Tuesday, February 19th @ 6pm In recent years Data Careers have expanded beyond the conventional role of a DBA. This is due to the ever expanding amount of data, a larger variety of tools and the need for business to use data to drive their own performance goals. This session will provide an overview of Data Careers, a discussion of personal traits and life stages that may align with different Data Careers. The new Career areas such as Data Science, Analytics and Data Journalism will be reviewed. In addition, the attendees will be provided with a template that will enable them to make more strategic career-related decisions. Sponsor: RedGate

When

iCal
UTC : Tue, Feb 19 2013 23:00 - 02:00
Event Time : Tue, Feb 19 2013 18:00 - 21:00 (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Your Local Time: Tue, Feb 19 2013 23:00 - 02:00

Where

322 Us Highway 46 Ste L180
Parsippany, New Jersey

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

Data Career Paths and Decision Making Strategies

Speaker: Melissa Demsak, Manager SQL Architecture Realogy

Summary: Melissa Demsak is passionate about Data, Business and People. She’s currently a Manager of SQL Architecture at large real estate holding company where she is a SQL Developer and Manager of Data projects. Melissa was the leader of the NJSQL User Group ‘06-‘12, PASS Summit Program Committee ’07-’10 and a PASS Regional Mentor. She’s currently on the Program Committee for the PASS Business Analytics Conference in April and will lead the the PASS Business Analytics Virtual Chapter in 2013. Overview: In recent years Data Careers have expanded beyond the conventional role of a DBA. This is due to the ever expanding amount of data, a larger variety of tools and the need for business to use data to drive their own performance goals. This session will provide an overview of Data Careers, a discussion of personal traits and life stages that may align with different Data Careers. The new Career areas such as Data Science, Analytics and Data Journalism will be reviewed. In addition, the attendees will be provided with a template that will enable them to make more strategic career-related decisions. Sponsor: RedGate

About Melissa: Melissa Demsak is passionate about Data, Business and People. She’s currently a Manager of SQL Architecture at large real estate holding company. Melissa was the leader of the NJSQL User Group ‘06-‘12, PASS Summit Program Committee ’07-’10 and a PASS Regional Mentor. She’s currently on the Program Committee for the PASS BA Conference in April and leads the PASS Business Analytics Virtual Chapter.

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New Meeting Location - Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Starting on August 19th 2014 we will now be meeting at the Parsippany Library, meetings will continue to be held on the third Tuesday of the month.  Stay tuned for meeting details and speaker annoucement.