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Discussion with Susanne Tedrick: Developing a Game Plan to Thrive as Technology Evolves

Wylie Blanchard | Susanne Tedrick: Developing a Game Plan to Thrive as Technology Evolves - Full Episode
I recently met with Susanne Tedrick, Cloud Solution Specialist, to learn how women of color can jump-start, transition to or further evolve their career in technology, her new book Women of Color in Tech: A Blueprint for Inspiring and Mentoring the Next Generation of Technology Innovators, and how tech professionals can stay relevant in today’s rapidly evolving job market. Here’s the full int...
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Discussion with Chris Hyde: Making a Difference with Data Analytics

Making Difference Data Analytics Full Episode: Chris Hyde
I met with Chris Hyde, SQL Server BI and Data Science Consultant to learn about his career as a data professional and his journey into data science. In this interview Chris shares how data can make a difference in people's lives, how there has been an increase use of statistics in data science and advice on how others can begin their career into data analytics. Here's the full interview: (bonu...
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5 cloud security concepts that non-technical technology professionals should understand

Source: Blue Coat Photos (Secure Cloud - Data Security - Cyber Security)
I recently had a conversation with colleagues who work in roles related to Cloud Technology but not in a technical capacity. Our conversation focused on Cloud Security - why it is important and what key concepts they should understand. Why it is important. For those working with Cloud Technology, but not in a technical capacity, it may not be your core responsibility to answer deep-dive...
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Reflection: Global Immersion in Brazil 2019

Wylie Blanchard - Brazil Immersion 2019
I just returned from a 9 day immersion trip in Brazil learning about their economy and business practices with a group of MBA graduate students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. First, let me say that I've always wanted to visit Brazil. Prior to this trip, I had an interest in the economics of South America, along with Africa and the Central American region of North America,...
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Discussion with Eric Schmuttenmaer: Executive Presence for Technical Professionals

Eric Schmuttenmaer interview with Great Tech Pros
I met with Eric Schmuttenmaer, Associate Vice President of Digital, Technology and Innovation at AMITA Health. In this interview Eric shared why it is important for technical professionals to build their executive presence. Originally posted at www.GreatTechPros.com. Excerpt from the Interview: Wylie Blanchard: What tips do you have for individuals who are new in their care...
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Interview with Don Alava: Integrating Digital and Traditional Marketing

Interview with Don Alava - Great Tech Pros
I met with Don Alava, Digital Marketing expert and VP of Marketing Analytics & Technology at Universal Technical Institute. In this discussion Don shared his expertise on integrating digital and traditional marketing. Originally posted at www.GreatTechPros.com. Excerpt from the Interview: Wylie Blanchard: So, let’s talk about analytics for a second. How has analyt...
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Reflection: Global Immersion in Germany 2019

Wylie Blanchard - Germany Immersion
I just returned from a 9 day immersion trip in Germany learning about their economy and business practices with a group of MBA graduate students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. My initial interest in visiting Germany was to revisit a country I briefly lived in as a child with my parents. Overall, I feel that the trip gave me a better understanding of German economics, thou...
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Become the SQL Professional of Choice – Two Sessions

Wylie Blanchard: Become a SQL Pro who’s in High Demand - Chicago 2019 - SQL Saturday 825 | Benedictine University
Continued from SQL Saturday – Chicago 2019. Session resources below. EVENT UPDATE: The SQL Saturday Chicago event is always amazing. I presented two sessions at the event: Become a SQL Pro who’s in High Demand and You’re hired! Creating value before and after the interview. Notable Sessions: Here are two sessions that I attended that were both educational and enjoyable. Andy Wickman (t...
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SQL Saturday Chicago – 2019

Benedictine University - SQL Saturday Chicago 2019 - Wylie Blanchard
I'm headed to the SQL Saturday Chicago - 2019 event on March 23rd. I'm highly looking forward to this event so that I can interact with friends that I haven't seen in some time. I'm also excited to meet and learn from great SQL professionals. This year I'll be speaking about creating career growth and new opportunities. For those attending, return here after the event to get the session resources....
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