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10 September, 2020

MCSA: SQL Server 2016 Database Development

 Careers in IT, IT Certifications, Training & Education

Demonstrate Your Skills as a Database Professional with Both Onsite and Cloud-Based Databases with our MCSA: SQL Server Database Developer Boot Camp. What is MCSA: SQL Server 2016 Database Development? MCSA: SQL Server 2016 Database Development is an associate level certification within Microsoft’s Official Curriculum (MOC). The focus of this certification is to validate your […]

9 September, 2020

The New AZ:104 Microsoft Azure Administrator

 Azure, Careers in IT, Cloud Technology, IT Certifications

Do you have at least six months of hands-on experience administering Azure? Looking into an administrative IT career? Do you also have a strong understanding of core Azure services, security, governance and workloads? Then the new AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator certification is for you. What is AZ:104 and how is it Different than AZ:103? Microsoft recently […]

30 July, 2020

The New CompTIA A+: ALL Your Questions Answered

 Careers in IT, CompTIA, IT Certifications, Training & Education, Virtual Training

CompTIA A+ first launched in 1993, and since 2001 has been refreshed every three years to ensure the topics covered keep pace with what’s happening in IT. Employers, subject-matter experts and IT pros working in the field guide us in what they look for in help desk technicians, technical support specialists and other jobs related to CompTIA A+ to […]

30 July, 2020

Help Desk Technician

 A+, Careers in IT, CompTIA, IT Certifications

If you like to solve technical issues and work with people, then help desk technician may be a good next step for you. What Is a Help Desk Technician? A help desk technician’s responsibilities include: Diagnosing and solving computer issues. Installing and training end users in new technologies. Providing remote technical support over the phone […]

16 April, 2020

Top 5 Advantages of Instructor-Led Virtual Live Training

 Careers in IT, IT Certifications, Technology, Training & Education, Virtual Training

Let’s face it- We’re living in a virtual world, now, more than ever before. Social distancing is the new norm, and everything from gym classes to conferences to happy hour with friends is being taken online. Current climate aside, Instructor-Led Virtual Live Training (VLT) has been around for decades, and in recent years it has […]

20 November, 2019

Use Your Software Assurance Training Vouchers Before They Expire, Forever

 Careers in IT, Cloud Technology, IT Certifications, Microsoft, Technology, Training & Education

Don’t Let Your Software Assurance Training Vouchers (SATVs) Go Unused Has your organization purchased a Microsoft Software Volume Licensing agreement? If so, you may be eligible to redeem Microsoft Software Assurance Training Vouchers (SATVs) and get free training for select Microsoft courses.  Remember: SATVs can only be redeemed for Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC) with an […]

20 November, 2019

The Phasing out of Microsoft SATV Benefits

 Microsoft, software assurance, Training & Education

Microsoft Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) – Update Microsoft is updating Software Assurance benefits beginning in February 2020 to ensure Software Assurance stays relevant and useful to customers. With this change in direction, some Software Assurance benefits will be retired or changed to eliminate redundancies and better align Software Assurance benefits across Microsoft’s products and […]

25 September, 2019

Terrifying Cyber Crime Statistics

 Careers in IT, Hacking, IT Security

#1 | 780,000 records were lost per day in 2017 According to McAfee’s Economic Impact of Cyber Crime (February 2018) cyber criminals adapt at a fast pace. The scale of malicious activity across the internet is quite astounding. The figures are frightening on a monthly or yearly scale, let alone daily! Cyber criminals are constantly finding new technologies to […]

31 July, 2019

Build a Career Around Your Microsoft Skills – Microsoft 365 and Office 365 (Part 2)

 Careers in IT, IT Certifications, Microsoft, Training & Education

In our recent post we have already discussed two areas of Microsoft skills that are sometimes confused with each other: Microsoft 365 and (Microsoft) Office 365. If you want to build your career as an IT professional around Microsoft products, you are probably already familiar with the differences and similarities in that respect. Today, let […]

16 July, 2019

How to Build a Career Around Your Microsoft 365 and Office 365 Skills (Part 1)

 Careers in IT, Microsoft

As an IT professional, practicing your Microsoft 365 and Office 365 skills can be an integral part of your daily work. You might specialize in Microsoft or simply consider it one part of your well-rounded IT expertise. In case you are not there yet, let us talk about how these Microsoft products can form the foundation […]

19 June, 2019

The New Microsoft Certifications for Azure – An Overview

 IT Certifications, Microsoft, Training & Education

The new Microsoft Certifications are now more role-based. We are sure that you have probably already heard of this since it is likely you keep up with world of Microsoft. Today we would like to give you an overview of what that means in connection with the Microsoft Azure cloud certifications, and which exams you […]

28 May, 2019

How Remote Work Can Change Your Career

 Careers in IT

Remote work is becoming increasingly popular, and more and more companies recognize the benefits of offering their staff the option to work from their home or other locations outside their offices. New technologies make this easier than ever before. So, what does this mean for your career chances? Your growing career chances with remote work […]