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March 17th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If you recognize and cultivate the employees you already have, you won't always need to compete for top talent from outside of your organization. But "one size" doesn't fit every employee, especially for companies that have recognized the vast benefits that come with diversity at all levels. At the - Read More
March 17th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
There’s a big difference between selling technology and helping customers solve business problems. Managed service providers increasingly are recognizing that trend and focusing more “solution selling” and the need to evolve their businesses. But there are a lot of things to consider: What exactly - Read More
March 17th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Within the world of technology, there are so many areas in which professionals can develop a career path. The most popular technology career paths include cybersecurity, big data, cloud computing, software development and project management. But choosing an information technology (IT) specialty, - Read More
March 16th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Cybersecurity, emerging technology, solution selling, and workforce dynamics are the key trends technology firms should be embracing, according to Nancy Hammervik, executive vice president of industry relations at CompTIA, and CEO of the CompTIA Tech Career Academy, who kicked off the virtual 2021 - Read More
March 16th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
While the so-called SolarWinds data breach was originally characterized by some as an “act of war,” that’s probably unfair. It’s better classified as an act of espionage or intelligence gathering operation—by an adversary. In other words, there could be more—and even worse—still to come.The - Read More
March 15th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Two of CompTIA’s infrastructure certifications are getting an update in 2021. CompTIA Server+ and CompTIA Cloud+ make up important parts of the CompTIA Infrastructure Career Pathway, and they validate the skills needed to support and manage core components of IT infrastructure. If you’re an IT pro - Read More
March 12th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Anyone who has ever seen a movie knows that sometimes Hollywood hits the nail on the head, giving us an accurate portrayal of real-life events and situations while offering us a brief glimpse into the unfamiliar. Other times, however, movies let the fantastic take over to that special point where - Read More
March 12th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
You know that participating in your industry association is good for the future of the industry and the growth of your business—but what about your career? The truth is, what’s beneficial for the greater good can also benefit you, personally. From new opportunities to new initiatives and - Read More
March 10th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
In a perfect world, glass ceilings would not exist. However, our world is far from perfect. The good news is, it’s improving, especially for women in IT. This is due to the go-getters in the tech industry who are working hard daily to shatter the barriers that suppress women professionally. Women - Read More
March 9th, 2021 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As the dust has settled on the December 2020 SolarWinds Orion “hack,” there’s much more scrutiny worldwide towards cybersecurity and the global implications of sophisticated digital attacks. The attack brought several issues to the forefront for businesses and IT professionals as the world - Read More