It's Learning at Work Week, so we thought it would be the perfect excuse to share some of the Coeo team's favourite resources for professional development. If you have a go-to blog, podcast or book, why not share it in the comments below?
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SQL Server Internals: In-Memory OLTP - a speedy read that has been given a big thumbs up by members of our Dedicated Support team.
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World - want to get the most out of your working day? The Coeo Sales and Marketing team have found this advice has helped them to improve their effectiveness both in and out of the office.
Turn the Ship Around! - a fascinating book about creating a leader-leader culture where everyone takes responsibility for their actions, creating a healthier workplace.
Free Data Science Books - over 100 different books on subjects including data science, SQL and machine learning... all free to download!
The Microsoft Mechanics YouTube Channel - the team thinks these videos provide good overviews and updates on all things Microsoft (and not just data platforms!).
Microsoft's Azure Community, the TechNet UK blog and the SQL Server blog - ideal for keeping in touch with the latest Azure and SQL news, these sites are essential reading for everyone in the MS data platform sector.
SQL Server Radio - this panel-style radio show will keep you up-to-date with the latest SQL Server news and advice (did we mention it's also a lot of fun?)
RunAsRadio - if you're looking to brush up your skills on a particular topic, this podcast offers a searchable index that you can use to look for the ideal show. Each episode covers a specific theme, so you get lots of detailed information from industry experts.