Joel's Tutorials

Joel is a huge fan of continuous learning, personal development, and learning new skills. Joel spends a great amount of time and money resources on new learning materials. He shares this knowledge on his personal website as he believes everyone should be able to receive a free education in topics schools don't teach.
Posts from 2019:

How to avoid scope creep in I.T projects

16 Sep 2019
If you’ve ever worked on an IT project, you’ll already know that one of the most difficult parts of managing technical projects is avoiding ‘scope creep’. This post aims to demystify ‘scope creep’ and give you a better understanding of how to manage scope creep in IT projects.
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How to create Docker containers for Windows

16 Sep 2019
This tutorial describes how to develop Docker containers for Windows.
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How to get started with software development

16 Sep 2019
Many people I speak to say they’re really interested in getting started with writing software, but have no actual clue where to get started with software development. Hopefully this tutorial will give you a good starting point into the magical world of software development and spark some light bulb moments to some people’s minds. In this tutorial I will discuss some of the programming languages out there and how they have developed over time.
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How to install SQL Server Drivers for Apache and PHP on Windows

16 Sep 2019
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If you’re getting errors in your PHP application when running sqlsrv_ functions, such as sqlsrv_connect() or sqlsrv_query(), this is more than likely because Microsoft’s Drivers for PHP for SQL Server have been mis-configured, or haven’t been installed yet in Apache. Installing the drivers is pretty straightforward if you’ve got a guide in front of you, which is exactly what this post aims to cover.
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