Trying to bring attention to yourself for a new position, raise, or bonus? It might be hard to communicate your desires to your supervisor, but we have some tips that make keeping IT pros like you around worthwhile. We list everything you should be considering when thinking about your value to your company, or any company that should be willing to have you.
Nobody likes being the bearer of bad news, and when you’re in an IT role, you may feel that it’s not okay to say “no” to certain people. We share reasons why delivering bad news can benefit you and even a supervisor or coworker, as well as ways to break the news as gently as possible.
Congratulations! You earned your CompTIA A+ certification. Now it’s time to put it to work, whether you use it as a gateway to adding more certs to your pretty little wall, or want to enter the workforce ASAP. We’ve put together some logical first moves you should take once you are A+ certified.
This week we’re exploring one of CompTIA’s hallmark certifications, the A+. No matter where you are on your IT journey, you need to understand why A+ certification is still a big deal and how it can benefit anyone who is interested in IT.
We all want our bosses to pay for our CBT Nuggets subscriptions, but how do we make a clear and simple argument for the investment in training? Here are five specific ideas that you can use to let your boss know that you’re training and the impact of training on your work.
Have you ever looked at a national salary average and known it to be ridiculously high? We scoured the largest employment sites for a real dataset of regional salaries for information security analysts. Here’s what we found out.
You scoured job boards, attended security conferences, spoke to recruiters, and then you sent out your skills resume along with cover letters — and someone called. This is your first InfoSec interview. Good luck.
A career in IT security typically includes a variety of certifications. We talk with our expert trainers about what certifications will set you up for success. We unlock your career pathway to set your IT security career on a trajectory to take you where you want to go!
Unfortunately, rejection is a part of life. There are soft rejections without significant emotional investment, and then there are hard rejections. Here are a few unfortunately common reasons you didn’t get the job, and what you should do next time during the IT job hunt process.
Worried about starting off on the wrong foot the first day of your brand new job? Don’t worry, we aren’t going to let that happen. We’ve put together some short and sweet advice to make sure you are a Day-1 superstar and will be allowed to come back to the office the next day.