Month: November 2015

The Importance of Having a Mentor

My first real job as a developer was for a small company called eTree back in 1998. I was excited and anxious to finally get a chance at writing commercial software and was eager to learn just about anything. There were plenty of technical challenges (firmware, device drivers and lots of C/C++ work) but the ...

New blog, new start

Hi, my name is David Barkol and this is my blog. The goal for this site is to share technical and business-related content that interests me and hopefully others. I am currently an Azure Specialist on the Global Black Belt team at Microsoft where I get a chance to work with some great clients and use ...