Bob Fox has taken the time to gather some thoughts on the Sharepoint community and how to becoming part of it.
“. . . So we have this hot Technology called SharePoint and there are so many different facets of this product…. What’s WCM? How or why should i care…. What’s workflow… how can i use this…. how are other people using this? How do i backup my damn environment and ensure that i can restore it for my organization…. How do i work with the BDC? What have others done with this that i can use in my environment….. the list goes on.”
You can find these thoughts here.