Category Archives: Careers

Sample SQL Test

Sample SQL Server Test Q = Question A = Answer C = Comments Q1. What does SQL Stand for? A1. Structured Query Language C1. This question was probably asked to weed out candidates who answer “Sequel” or guess. Q2. Write a SQL query to select everything in a table. A2. SELECT * FROM <table> C2.

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Pay Wage and Salary

I’ve had conversations with quite a few people lately about pay wages and salaries.  Here’s the strange part: when asked what is a good wage, I would get answers like $13/hour or $17/hour.  On the other hand, when asked what is a good salary, I’d get responses like 50K, 60K, 75K.  I decided to make

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Career Tips

Here are some resumé tips I’ve gathered over the years: Resumé Tips Objective statement should be an objective! This is option, not used much anymore. Bolds / underlines everywhere are annoying Include your expected date of graduation Include extracurricular activities, hobbies, interests Exclude list of courses Cover Letters Tips Different from resume Mandatory for most

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Job Interview with Excel Test

Here are some things you should know how to on Excel for an interview.  Be sure to familiarize yourself with the interface of both Excel 2003 and Excel 2007 and up. BASICS 1.  Open, Save As, Rename, Protect Sheet 2.  Undo, Paste Special, Replace All, Sort, Filter 3.  Print Preview, Margins, Orientation, Freeze Panes INTERMEDIATE

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