March 18, 2020Like

Threats to IT Triggered by Coronavirus

COVID-19, AKA “coronavirus” just become the first pandemic in my lifetime. There are many people that will be negatively impacted by the social restrictions, economic impact or worse still, themselves or someone they know gets illness. As an IT person and one who is naturally risk averse, my concern goes to what risks this virus will have on IT organizations.Read More
February 11, 2020Like

Being Thoughtful About The Certifications You Pursue

IT certifications are tremendously powerful tools to measure skills possessed. They are equally useful for goal setting and measuring achievements. For certifications to make the maximum impact, they must align with current and future job roles. If you are in the NOC, having an A+ won’t go very far. If you are in the help desk, having your CEH doesRead More
November 4, 20197

Cisco Certifications – How To Plan For the Changes In 2020

For those of you that haven’t heard, Cisco is significantly changing certification paths in 2020. So, what does this mean for you? Let us help clear the air by answering the following high-level questions: Which Cisco certifications are going away in 2020? What new certification options will be available? What will happen to current or past efforts? What’s Going AwayRead More
October 29, 2019Like

5 Tools for Getting Ready for Your CCNA Certification Exam

Are you ready to showcase your networking knowledge by taking the CCNA exam? Great! But what next? You’ve already researched what content is tested and made the decision to take the exam, the next step is to create an action plan. Like planning for any goal, there are key tools that will assist you in becoming successful in your studyRead More
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October 21, 20192

4 Reasons to Get Your CCNA Now

Breaking news – Cisco is changing their CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) certification exam in February 2020. What does this mean for you? It means that it’s time to get your CCNA cert as soon as possible. Why? Because, why wait for the unknown? Here are more reasons why to get your CCNA, right now: You will become instantly qualifiedRead More

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