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5 Certificates that Can Get You a Great Job

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An article by contributor Hannah Thomas. Even as a student, improving your skills and constantly being in the loop with all the novelties and updates of your future profession is responsible and commendable behaviour. With the knowledge you gain at the university sometimes it’s required to have a certificate so you can prove how much you have invested in yourself and the field of interest. Also, the certificates will enable you to apply for better positions or job ads. But not all certificates are so influential, and some can even be considered obsolete. In order to choose the right ones, … / Read more »




5 Things to Know About a Career in Information Technology – IT

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An article by contributor Dixie Somers. Information technology is driving modern businesses forward. But as new technological frameworks and tools are created and modified, so are the challenges and complexities that businesses have to contend with on a daily basis. This is where an IT professional comes into the picture. A career in IT lays the foundation for the various systems in computers and telecommunications that are involved in data storage, retrieval, and transfer. Here are five things you need to know about a career in IT. The Many Branches of IT Information technology is an umbrella term for a variety … / Read more »




How To Get A Job As An IT Support Technician

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An article by UK based contributor Sam Gatt. Walk into any business, or indeed any home, and you’ll likely find yourself surrounded by computers. Technology has evolved at such a rapid pace that PCs and laptops are now familiar everyday items. We all rely on computers to help us be more productive in our lives. Today’s modern computer systems are fast, efficient and reliable. We seldom give them a second thought when we use them. But, when they start to have problems, panic can set in! Sure, the Internet is full of information on how to diagnose many computer problems, but some … / Read more »




6 Essential Qualities of Successful IT Professionals

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An article by UK based contributor Sam Gatt. The field of Information Technology, known colloquially as IT, is a huge industry. Over the past couple of decades, the industry has grown astronomically. Now, it is an indispensable part of every company, which makes it a great career choice. IT pays well, offers good job security and there is a range of challenges that make it exciting. But, getting your foot in the door is not easy. The competition is fierce, and you need to set yourself out from the crowd. Creativity Because the job is never boring, you need a creative mind … / Read more »




What are the First Steps to a Career in Web Design?

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An article by UK based contributor Sam Gatt. If the idea of graduating college and becoming a web designer interests you, then you are in the right place. For many students, the hardest part about college is choosing what career is right for them. But if you already have an idea of something that interests you, like website design, for example, then hold onto it with both hands. Regardless of whether you are a college fresher or are in your final year, it’s never too soon to start planning for your future career. The sooner you do the necessary research and … / Read more »