Archive for month: May, 2010

My PASS Summit Submissions

27 May, 2010 (09:28) | PASS, Professional Development | By: Mark V

Alrighty then. For the first time in my career, I tossed up some submissions for the PASS Summit. Both are topics I have a passion for and I would absolutely LOVE that chance to present either one…or…dare I say…both? Well, here they are. Here’s looking at you, PASS. Empowering Your Users With Report Models Who […]

Professional Development Plans: Turning Your Job Into a Career

17 May, 2010 (09:37) | Professional Development | By: Mark V

This past Thursday, I watched a Live Meeting webcast by Andy Warren (Twitter | Blog) on Building a Comprehensive Professional Development Plan. Thanks to Jorge Segarra (Twitter | Blog) for organizing it. The recording can be found here. Andy provides a lot of great food for thought and I highly recommend taking time to watch […]

Clarification on Viewing Report Properties in SSRS 2005/2008

14 May, 2010 (09:52) | SSRS | By: Mark V

I have been to two different presentations on SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services enhancements over the past month or so. In both of those presentations, the presenter said just about these exact words: “Now, you can view a report’s properties without having to run it first.” I decided to check to see if […]