27 09, 2016

Happines Part 2: What is Common in Happiness, Shark and an IT Career

2018-09-04T20:43:42+00:00

In his book “How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big” the famous cartoonist Scott Adams says: “The only reasonable goal in life is maximizing your total lifetime experience of something called happiness.” I like this book for its simple and practical advice. Here I am paraphrasing some points from Scott Adams’ book about happiness: • The definition [...]

Happines Part 2: What is Common in Happiness, Shark and an IT Career2018-09-04T20:43:42+00:00
26 09, 2016

The Most In Demand IT Skills for 2016

2018-09-04T20:43:43+00:00

Knowing what tech skills are in high demand can help you decide how to specialize. If you're looking to train as an IT professional, it's important to know what IT skills are in demand so that you can concentrate on developing them. As always, employers are looking for some skills more than others, and it may help your [...]

The Most In Demand IT Skills for 20162018-09-04T20:43:43+00:00
17 09, 2016

8 Essential Things to Know about the MCSA Certification

2018-09-04T20:43:43+00:00

Microsoft is a major provider of business solutions worldwide. The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) is a credential that shows a graduate's ability to design and implement systems built around Windows Desktop operating systems and Windows Server System software. Those with MCSA certification have the capability to assess the business requirements for these systems and to both create [...]

8 Essential Things to Know about the MCSA Certification2018-09-04T20:43:43+00:00
12 09, 2016

Happiness Part 1: Do We Really Have Control Over Our Happiness?

2018-09-04T20:43:43+00:00

Harvard psychologist Dan Gilbert says our beliefs about what will make us happy are often wrong — a premise he supports with intriguing research, and explains in his accessible and unexpectedly funny book, Stumbling on Happiness. Summary You need to listen to this 21 minute lecture (link below) to understand the message but here are some important points: - What [...]

Happiness Part 1: Do We Really Have Control Over Our Happiness?2018-09-04T20:43:43+00:00
9 09, 2016

Transitioning to an IT Career? The Right Support System is Key

2018-09-04T20:44:03+00:00

Transitioning to an IT career takes education, hard work, and dedication. Having career experience outside the IT field, good educational experiences, and a vision for the future can help, but the right support system can make a big difference in the success of your transition. Students who are training for a career in the IT field have often come from [...]

Transitioning to an IT Career? The Right Support System is Key2018-09-04T20:44:03+00:00
1 09, 2016

Network Administrator: Is This the Right Career Path for You?

2018-09-04T20:44:03+00:00

Training to be a network administrator offers many career opportunities. Network administrators are IT experts who work to manage the networks of various organizations. Because they handle the administration of the network and supervise others who are working with the network, they are typically the highest-ranked technical staff of the organization. Other duties of a network administrator include maintaining the [...]

Network Administrator: Is This the Right Career Path for You?2018-09-04T20:44:03+00:00