Keeping a team organized sometimes might be challenging. Below 16 advices to improve your team organization. Ensure that your team is able to perform any task also if you are on vacation. Require the team submit regular progress reports. Delegate as many as possible activities that do not fit into your schedule. Do not organize […]

Expertise, nowadays, is a baseline competence very important to do the job; but how to have a superior performance? Below 30 advices! Be able to get things done. Take initiative and be persistent. Whatever is the assignment, give the best effort. If you take care of the current job, the future will take care of […]

Employees productivity depends much on how they feel about their job. But how would you keep employees happy? Here some useful tips!

When was the last time you had to deal with difficult people? Everyday life is full of human relationship conflicts. No matter where we go, we will always have to interact with difficult people. The interaction with them might be be simplified learning how to deal with these situations. After doing some research, I found […]

The following code will query some data from the Oracle Database and will export them on a CSV file. The webserver where this script is executed should have the OCI8 library installed. The execution of this script can be also scheduled to have a periodic backup of a certain table. The script below will extract […]

Sometimes it’s needed to send an email using PL/SQL. This can be done with few lines of code pasted below. The variables $server.address, $domain, $sender_email, $recipient_email should be replaced with the relevant information. DECLARE l_retVal INTEGER; v_connection UTL_SMTP.connection; BEGIN v_connection := UTL_SMTP.open_connection(‘$server.address’); UTL_SMTP.helo(v_connection, ‘$domain’); UTL_SMTP.mail(v_connection, ‘$sender_email’); UTL_SMTP.rcpt(v_connection, ‘$recipient_email’); UTL_SMTP.open_data(v_connection); UTL_SMTP.write_data(v_connection, ‘From: $sender_email’ || UTL_TCP.crlf); UTL_SMTP.write_data(v_connection, […]

The error ‘The Function Is Not Available Under The Responsibility’ appears rarely after the menu of a responsibility is updated. The problem resolution is quite straight forward. Action Plan (1) 1) Manually run the ‘Compile Security’ concurrent program, set the parameter to YES. In case the problem is not solved, then this is another solution. […]

The Timeout Parameters, can be easily changed through the profile option setup. I would recommend to change the default values against the corporate needs and policies. The 3 profile options that control the timeout times are: – ICX:Session Timeout – determines how many minutes a form session can be inactive before the session is disabled. […]

How often a password reset is required? How long does it take to find time to reset the password manually? Implementing the Self Service Password Reset can save a lot of manual workload and can be done in few easy steps. The workflow, before the to reset the password, will ask the user to confirm […]

After 2 weeks of holiday… I finally wrote the script that automate the transfer of one or more form personalization from an environment to another. This script will take in input the function names associated to each form personalization, will download the *.ldt files and will create the installation script to be executed on […]