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Surviving the Job Interview: Asking the Right Questions

“Do you have any questions for us?” For some people, that’s the most challenging question in a job interview. They’ll spend time preparing a resume and anticipating the interviewer’s questions but thinking of questions to ask in return gets the least attention. Some people don’t even see the point...

Data Analysis with Microsoft Access

Tackling the Data One of the strengths of Microsoft Access is its ability to import and link to data from different sources.  With Access you can also query and report on the data in ways that a spreadsheet program like Excel doesn’t readily provide.  This can come in handy...

Using Typed Datasets in Visual Studio

If you’ve worked with Visual Studio or .NET for long, you’re probably familiar with the System.Data.DataSet class which enables you to create a collection of data in memory, often retrieved from an SQL database. Within a dataset object, you can have a series of related DataTables that categorize the data....