The April Dynamics 365 release is coming! Make sure you are prepared about 25 days ago

The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress. -Charles Kettering Microsoft Dynamics 365 and the Power Platform h ave two major releases a year in April and October and it


Understanding Power Apps Portals pricing and how it differs from Dynamics Portals about 1 months ago

“You know you’re priced right when your customers complain—but buy anyway.” John Harrison Dynamics portals are changing name to Power Apps portals and the pricing is changing which could cau


What the solution checker does and why you should use it about 1 months ago

Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort. John Ruskin The solution checker is a free tool to help developers verify their code doesn’t contain many bad practices and


What I learnt in my last role about 2 months ago

Acknowledging your mistakes, allows you to learn from them #HoskWisdom After 3 and half great years in my last role I have moved for a new challenge and I’m excited about joining PowerObjects.  I met


Let go of thoughts, emotions and actions that weigh you down about 3 months ago

If you keep picking up work, anger and emotions they will weigh you down and slow you down. The term letting go helps you visualise how your actions, thoughts and emotions can follow you around if you


Why you need a great team to deliver an IT project about 6 months ago

“None of us is as smart as all of us.” –Ken Blanchard   We are judged on our individual contribution but most of the time we are contributing in a team, working on a shared goal


Why people leave their jobs and how to stop them about 7 months ago

Incorrect requirements always result in a bad solution #hoskcodewisdom People move jobs regularly, few stay in the same company for longer than 3 years.  What is the cause for moving regularly? Moving


Hosk’s recommended Dynamics 365/Power Platform and other articles May 2019 about 8 months ago

  Clothes matter, naked developers have little or no influence on projects #hoskcodewisdom pic.twitter.com/T4OauDvdmZ — Ben Hosking (@BenHosk) June 7, 2019 Quotes When the pressure is on yo


Study guide for MB-230 Dynamics 365 for customer engagement for Customer Service about 8 months ago

“Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you.” —George Whitefield You cannot pass the MB-230 Customer service exam without studying.  Having worke


Hosk’s recommended Dynamics 365 and other articles April 2019 about 9 months ago

Quotes Not all problems have a technological answer, but when they do, that is the more lasting solution. Andy Grove The bug that stands in the way becomes the way #hoskcodewisdom The bug that stands


The prepared developer writes better code about 10 months ago

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. Colin Powell Look beyond today and plan tomorrow #HoskWisdom Many developers believe writing cod


Hosk’s recommended Dynamics 365 and other articles January 2019 about 1 years ago

Quotes “New ideas emerge when you question the assumptions upon which a problem is based”   Shane Snow if you can’t stand the heat of development, step away from the keyboard #HoskCodeWisdom  Wh


Recommended reading for software engineers about 1 years ago

In my whole life, I have known no wise people who didn’t read all the time – none, zero. Charlie Munger Books allow you to delve deep into a topic, stop focusing on doing and think about your situatio


We are all beta testers for Microsoft Dynamics 365 about 1 years ago

Working with Microsoft Dynamics 365 is often painful but always exciting #HoskCodeWisdom Microsoft Dynamics 365 version 9 has seen a lot of bugs in Microsoft Dynamics 365, particularly an increase in


Hosk’s recommended Dynamics 365 and other articles December 2018 about 1 years ago

Quotes Mediocre people don’t like high achievers, and high achievers don’t like mediocre people.  Nick Saban There is no such thing as requirements so clear that no developer could misinte


Dynamics professionals salary survey 2018 and other stats about 1 years ago

Developers aren’t free because they need money and we need work #HoskCodeWisdom Effort is the price, experience, knowledge and skills is what you get #HoskCodeWisdom The start of the year is a t


The successful growth of the Birmingham CRMUG about 1 years ago

Learning and keeping up with Dynamics 365 is difficult, new features, services and functionality is being released at an increasing rate.  This makes working with the Dynamics community and sharing kn


Hosk’s recommended Dynamics 365 and other articles November 2018 about 1 years ago

Quotes IT projects are not about delivering technology they are about enabling users #HoskCodeWisdom The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said. – Peter F. Drucke


Why avoiding being wrong is slowing your progress about 1 years ago

You got to go down a lot of wrong roads to find the right one. Bob Parsons Is your goal being right or getting to the right solution?  People go to lengths to avoid being wrong but tomorrow will it ma


Interesting resources for Dynamics professionals from Ignite 2018 about 1 years ago

Learning never stops, never ends, never finishes #HoskWisdom Ignite has a wealth of resources for Dynamics professional.  The problem is not having enough videos to watch, the problem is there is too