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12 Cybercrime Stats that Highlight the Need for Cybersecurity Professionals

Security breaches continue to threaten companies and individuals. Cyber security professionals are in high demand, and it's easy to see why. It seems like we hear about a new data breach almost every week, and companies are looking for ways to keep their confidential and proprietary data secure. Here are some statistics about the current state of cybercrime [...]

12 Cybercrime Stats that Highlight the Need for Cybersecurity Professionals

The Essential Guide to the CEH Certification

White hat or ethical hackers help companies prevent hacking. The Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification shows employers that IT professionals can use hacking skills legally to discover security flaws in their company or organization's network and defend against them. To receive the CEH certification, professionals must pass an exam in which they are given test situations and told [...]

The Essential Guide to the CEH Certification

Happiness Part 3: What Makes a Good Life?

Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it is fame and money, you're not alone – but, per psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, the director of a 75-year-old study on adult development at Harvard, you're mistaken. Here are some important points from Robert Waldinger on Ted.com (link below): [...]

Happiness Part 3: What Makes a Good Life?

How IT Professionals Use the VMware Certification

Knowing the ins and outs of virtualization can lead to VMware certification. VMware certification is a popular certification for IT professionals who want to work in or manage virtual call centers and virtual data systems. VMware certification prepares professionals to fill a variety of positions around network administration and even positions in an engineering capacity. VCP6-DCV preparation teaches [...]

How IT Professionals Use the VMware Certification

New Data Shows that Cybersecurity Professionals are In Demand

Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing fields in information technology. Recent data shows that the unemployment rate for cybersecurity professionals is at zero percent. It's clear that cybersecurity professionals are in-demand, and experts estimate that there may be a 1 million person shortage in this growing field, where there are estimated to be two job openings for every [...]

New Data Shows that Cybersecurity Professionals are In Demand

Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator

Tim Urban encourages us to think harder about what we're really procrastinating on before we run out of time. Urban's blog, Wait But Why, has garnered millions of unique page views, thousands of patrons and famous fans like Elon Musk of Tesla. Why millions of Americans are making about half on average as compared to someone with a college degree [...]

Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator

A Comprehensive Guide to the VMware Certification

VMware certification enables people to support virtual data centers. VMware certification prepares IT professionals to create, administer and maintain virtualization programs for business data centers. VM stands for virtual machines, which provide software applications for data centers so that they can function both individually and as part of a call center or customer support network. Not only do VMware administrators [...]

A Comprehensive Guide to the VMware Certification

6 Real Business Uses for the CISSP Certification

Getting CISSP-certified will help you find a better IT job. The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) has been in place since 1994 to provide vendor-neutral skills certification in information security. It was created by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, or ISC. As of November 16, 2016, there were over 110,000 IT professionals with CISSP certifications [...]

6 Real Business Uses for the CISSP Certification

How Professionals Use Their CISCO Certifications at Work

Network professionals can benefit from CISCO certification. CISCO certification prepares IT professionals to provide network services to individuals, businesses and organizations. Those with CISCO certification are qualified to install, operate and troubleshoot networks of various sizes, depending on their level of certification. Obtaining CISCO certification shows employers that you have passed a test designed to show that you have mastered [...]

How Professionals Use Their CISCO Certifications at Work

Expert Interview Series: Victor Conesa of Justinmind on IT Careers Today

Victor Conesa is Product Manager at Justinmind, where he uses his business, tech and UX experience to refine and promote Justinmind's interactive prototyping tool. Here, Victor discusses his IT career and shares his insight on the type of training that would most benefit those interested in getting into the industry right now. Read on: Can you tell us about your [...]

Expert Interview Series: Victor Conesa of Justinmind on IT Careers Today