3 08, 2018

Which Certifications Do I Need to Become a Network Administrator?

2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00

Installing and configuring networks are some of the tasks most common for network administrators.   Network administrators are typically responsible for maintaining a company's computer network, both hardware and software. In larger companies, they may take care of networking components as part of a team while in smaller companies they may be the sole administrator for a network [...]

Which Certifications Do I Need to Become a Network Administrator?2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00
3 08, 2018

Where Can I Find Entry-Level IT Jobs?

2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00

Computer technician is one entry-level job available in the IT field.   As you get trained in the IT field, you may want to find an entry-level IT job to gain experience and hands-on learning opportunities. Some entry-level IT jobs can be had with little or no training after high school, while others require a degree, but not [...]

Where Can I Find Entry-Level IT Jobs?2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00
23 07, 2018

How AI Will Impact the Cybersecurity Field?

2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00

Using AI technology to handle cybersecurity can help accomplish more with the same resources. Artificial intelligence (AI) is the use of machine learning to automatically modify programming so that it works better, without the programmer's intervention. AI is still being developed, but has begun to be used in many areas of computing, including digital assistants like Siri and [...]

How AI Will Impact the Cybersecurity Field?2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00
23 07, 2018

I’ve Obtained my CompTIA Security+: What Are My Job Options?

2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00

You've recently obtained your CompTIA Security+ certificate. Congratulations! This foundational certification will open up a number of jobs in the IT field, and cybersecurity jobs are plentiful right now as there are fewer trained personnel than the number of jobs available.   Before you jump into the job market, however, you may want to consider getting additional certifications that could [...]

I’ve Obtained my CompTIA Security+: What Are My Job Options?2018-09-04T20:39:49+00:00
2 06, 2018

I’ve Obtained my CompTIA A+: What Are My Career Options?

2019-01-23T14:47:31+00:00

Help desk technicians provide technical support to users and clients. The CompTIA A+ is an entry-level certification that prepares computer professionals for technical support and technician positions. It covers skills like installing and configuring computer and mobile operating systems, basic networking, troubleshooting and security skills. The CompTIA A+ certification is also the foundation for more advanced certifications like [...]

I’ve Obtained my CompTIA A+: What Are My Career Options?2019-01-23T14:47:31+00:00
2 06, 2018

The Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Cover Letter

2018-09-04T20:39:50+00:00

A good cover letter can land you an interview opportunity.   Some IT professionals entering the job market might think cover letters are a thing of the past. Surely no one expects you to write a letter with your application and resume in this day and age?   Actually, recent data shows that about half of hiring managers [...]

The Dos and Don’ts of Writing a Cover Letter2018-09-04T20:39:50+00:00
4 05, 2018

5 Essential Skills You Need as a Linux Administrator

2019-01-23T14:48:07+00:00

Linux is an open-source operating system that many businesses use to run their operations. Due to its open source nature and less stringent hardware requirements, some foward-thinking enterprises are making the move to Linux. As a result, there's a need for quality Linux administrators who know their way around this OS.   Here are some essential skills you [...]

5 Essential Skills You Need as a Linux Administrator2019-01-23T14:48:07+00:00
4 05, 2018

Gap on Your Resume? No Problem!

2018-09-04T20:39:50+00:00

  As a job seeker, it can be a major source of concern when you have a gap in your resume. If potential employers see that you spent time unemployed, they may think that your skills are not up to par or that you may not be a quality employee. It is possible to deal with a gap on your [...]

Gap on Your Resume? No Problem!2018-09-04T20:39:50+00:00
21 04, 2018

New Cyber Threats: Trends Mean New Opportunities for IT Professionals

2019-01-23T14:48:22+00:00

  Hackers are constantly coming up with new ways to attack businesses and steal data or disrupt operations. During March alone, IT Governance listed 47 major ransomware attacks and data breaches against companies, government agencies, healthcare organizations, and school districts. Nearly 21 million records were leaked during these attacks.   One of the biggest ransomware attacks took down systems throughout [...]

New Cyber Threats: Trends Mean New Opportunities for IT Professionals2019-01-23T14:48:22+00:00
17 04, 2018

How to Find an Unadvertised Job

2018-09-04T20:39:51+00:00

Many available jobs are not advertised online on paid job boards.   According to Glassdoor, only about 15-20 percent of available jobs are advertised on job boards and websites. Many smaller companies don't have a big enough hiring budget to pay for these listings, so they use other means to get the word out when they need to [...]

How to Find an Unadvertised Job2018-09-04T20:39:51+00:00