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PowerShell: Tips for terminating code execution

Sometimes a PowerShell script needs to stop execution, or terminate dead in it’s tracks. This post takes a look at few different ways to get the job done.

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Code comments: A quick guide on when (and when not) to use them

Zoran Horvat on July 29, 2015

We shed a little light on the whole question of code comments, and how you can get better at deciding when to use them and when to avoid them altogether.


Learning Path: SharePoint 2013

Amelia White on July 28, 2015

This series focuses on proficiency in developing SharePoint 2013 solutions including farms, apps and search among other topics.


8 tips for landing your first IT job

Amber Israelsen on July 27, 2015

With tech jobs in such high demand, it's a fantastic time to have a career in technology. Here are eight key things to keep in mind when transitioning from the classroom to the job market.


Weekly new courses: PHP, Drupal, Photoshop & more

Callie Johnson on July 25, 2015

New training to sharpen your skills this summer.


Success Story: Ershad added Pluralsight to his CV & got hired

Lora Beros on July 24, 2015

After 10 years as an IT consultant, Ershad became interested in cloud computing and set out to change his career. Learn how he used Pluralsight to get the skills to switch jobs.


Meet new Pluralsight author Simon Allardice

Geoffrey Grosenbach on July 23, 2015

Simon Allardice, one of the world's best teachers of development-related topics, takes a few minutes to talk to us about teaching, development, Apple and music.


4 ways to recharge at work (without sneaking a power nap)

Stacy Warden on July 22, 2015

You shouldn’t have to tune out to truly tune in. We’ve rounded up several ideas that you can use to unwind while on the clock, without ever having to set an alarm.


Learning Path: iOS Developer

Amelia White on July 22, 2015

While committing to the first version of the iOS development kit was a bit of a risk, it's plain good sense to learn iOS development today. Here's a list of courses to get you started.


Hadoop: The ultimate list of frameworks

Thomas Henson on July 21, 2015

Understanding the Hadoop ecosystem can make you very valuable. Here's a quick list of frameworks to get you started.


Learning Path: VMware vSphere 6 Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV)

Don Jones on July 20, 2015

This 11-course series on Data Center Virtualization will help you prepare for VMware's VCP6-DCV certification.


Weekly new courses: vSphere 6, Meteor.js, IPv6, Ethical Hacking & more

Whitney Larsen on July 18, 2015

Ready to make this summer count? See our new courses.


Developers: This is why you need to ditch your morning checklist  

Adam Bertram on July 16, 2015

Your morning checklist may seem helpful, but it's not actually doing you any favors. We take a look at a better way to monitor your systems.


Promotion checklist: 10 things every IT pro should know

Pluralsight on July 15, 2015

You don’t have to be Machiavellian to get promoted, but you do need to be proactive about your career goals. Use this checklist to make sure you're on the right track.


Team Foundation Server: Tips for the individual developer

Michael Simmons on July 14, 2015

If you're working as a one-man operation, here's what you should know before diving into Team Server Foundation.


Camp Pluralsight: a summer of skills

Callie Johnson on July 13, 2015

Camp Pluralsight, a six-week online camp filled with challenges, prizes and free training, is here. Get registered!


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