RE: Oracle DBA future
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2008 12:31:48 -0600
> You need to ask people like System Administrators for things.
> You will need to interact with HR for benefits
> Your boss - you need to have good skills there or your review, etc
> You might technicall be able to do all the right stuff but one slip
of the tougue could kill you!
Case in point - we were hiring a new DBA and HR called a meeting of the team and asked what was ideal in a candidate. I said a Jewish woman of color, under 40, who was blind.
HR didn't like the joke and I got a minor reprimand.