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Why is naming a table's Primary Key column "Id" considered bad practice?

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What is the difference in a developer's years of experience with a language?

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What popular "best practices" are not always best, and why?

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Reasons Programmers Leave

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How to reach to the advanced level in SQL?

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My coworker created a 96 columns SQL table

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Are SMART goals useful for programmers?

8 votes

How do programmers in the West see programmers in the East?

7 votes

Continuous Professional development – the best approach

6 votes

Should I add a "boolean meaning" to another column?

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Should lookup tables enumerating strings have an integer primary key?

5 votes

Why is prefixing column names considered bad practice?

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What can I do when the interviewer doesn't know the answer to his/her own question?

4 votes

SQL Server DBA - How to get a good one!

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Is it bad to use Unicode characters in variable names?

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When is it better to offload work to the RDBMS rather than to do it in code?

4 votes

Will high reputation in Stack Overflow help to get a good job?

4 votes

Pronunciation in programming?

3 votes

If you were the manager of a team of 25 developers, how would you motivate them?

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How do we handle Categories in database schema and model classes

3 votes

What is the motivation that makes you to stick with current job?

2 votes

Best practices when creating/modeling databases?

1 vote

Can anyone recommend coding standards for TSQL?

1 vote

What are some known/common development specialties?

1 vote

What does it mean to write "good code"?

1 vote

Writing programs without graphical IDE

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Is knowing .NET only enough for a successful career in IT industry?

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What is the career path for a software generalist?

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Should you version web applications?

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How can I maintain proficiency in multiple languages?