Do you struggle with stress and burnout due to working long hours and weekends handling oncall duties? Is work slowly taking over your personal life? Do you feel stuck in your job thinking that you can achieve more than just handling tickets and responding to incidents? Do you secretly wish that you could get fulfillment and satisfaction from the work that you do beyond just managing and analyzing data?

This webinar is for data professionals who would like to become a rockstar and take control of their career. I’ll show you my step-by-step strategy for becoming a rockstar data professional – DBA, database developer, BI professional, data scientist – without the stress and burnout that a lot of IT professionals experience. I’ve seen these strategies work for IT professionals who leveraged them to get a promotion, a raise or move on to better jobs.


Edwin M Sarmiento, Managing Director 15C Inc

Edwin M Sarmiento is the Managing Director of 15C, a consulting and training company that specializes in designing, implementing and supporting SQL Server infrastructures. He is a 12-year former Microsoft Data Platform MVP and Microsoft Certified Master from Ottawa, Canada (but he’s originally from the Philippines) specializing in high availability, disaster recovery and system infrastructures running on the Microsoft server technology stack. His background in Unix has taken him to the world of DevOps and Docker to containerize SQL Server. He is very passionate about technology but has interests in music, professional and organizational development, leadership and management matters when not working with databases.