Don Jones®

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Anna asks: At which point do you stop automating repeatable tasks? As in, what tasks aren’t worth automating? My boss wants me to automate all SQL Server database repeatable tasks. Good question. BTW, if you have a question, use the “HMU” menu link to hit me up.

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I’ve recently had a few folks ask something along the lines of, “how do you care for yourself, personally, and deal with the stress from work?” It’s actually kind of a simple answer, but it comes in a few parts.

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Nelson asks: Reading books versus watching videos or a combination of both to evolve in your career? I am actually trying to evolve in my career as a Windows Systems Administrator and since a few months already, I am trying to learn the most I can about PowerShell. I feel that I am in low …

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Back in late 2017, I asked y’all to ask me questions. Anything. It was, in part a cheat that I’ll readily admit to – answering questions is a lot easier than coming up with new blog post topics every week. And you came through! I’ve answered about 50 of your questions this year (and here’s …

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Jason asks: Before asking my question I would like to say thank you for your contributions to the Powershell community. I’ve read several of your books particularly both lunches books and a few of your ebooks. Powershell has had a profound impact on my IT career especially in improving my productivity and effectiveness. At this …

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