Some people seem to love reinventing the wheel – why learn from the mistakes of others, when you can learn the same things from your own? Continue reading Don’t reinvent the wheel!
Using a standardised naming convention for import files makes it simple to identify them later on. Continue reading A naming convention for import files
Here, in no particular order, are some general rules I consider to be “best practice”. Continue reading Some best practice rules for system implementers and administrators
A Systems Accountant (SA) is a jack of all trades and a master of some; prepared to turn his or her hand to any aspect of getting a system live and keeping it running. He or she is trainer, analyst, PM, developer, runner, author, data cleaner, converter, build manager, troubleshooter, lateral thinker, problem solver, explainer, diviner, mind-reader, demonstrator, experimenter, and pioneer.
There is no particular formalised training path for the role of System Accountant, but there are essential elements for anyone wanting to become one.