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Don’t be like me

There’s a natural tendency to believe that authors share those helpful, how-to blog posts because they know what they are talking about and have sufficient experience to know the methods they share are effective. 490 more words



Latest Design object:

This object was designed to answer the needs and desires of a cooperative library. A community gains its strength from the shared knowledge of all, and CORE provides the opportunity for that sharing of knowledge through used books.

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They’re eerily smart birds. They can use tools, and learn to speak English, and tell humans apart–which maybe that doesn’t sound impressive, but can you tell crows apart? 46 more words


Scripts to deal with SQL Plan Baselines, SQL Profiles and SQL Patches

To mitigate SQL performance issues, I do make use of SQL Plan Baselines, SQL Profiles and SQL Patches, on a daily basis. Our environments are single-instance CDBs, with over 2,000 PDBs. 869 more words


Kity 419 Tablesaw - Further Mods

Following on from my last post, I had a couple of more things to tweak on my table saw.

Dust Extractor Port Bracket

I wasn’t happy that the new extractor port I had recently fitted to my Kity 419 just sort of floated around where it exited under the saw… 728 more words

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How to boost your Small Business?

Even if you don’t know the first thing about CRM including what it stands for your business could probably benefit from it.

These apps help small business owners organize day-to-day tasks, 391 more words

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What is rapid skill acquisition

What Is Rapid Skill Acquisition?

Rapid skill acquisition is a process—a way of breaking down the skill you’re trying to acquire into the smallest possible parts, identifying which of those parts are most important, then deliberately practicing those elements first. 155 more words