# database

How to Train Your Database

I was called into my boss's office one day as she had some "issues with Excel". Her issues were basically that she didn't have a way to record multiple instances of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) training throughout the year. The data structure just didn't support the requirements just passed down from corporate. She didn't have an Excel problem at all. It was clear that we needed a new solution to keep our records straight and our people safe and healthy while working in a potentially dangerous environment. I suggested we look at using a database...