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June 2nd, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Why do we come up with the best ideas when we’re lying in bed at night or taking a shower? It’s because there are few moments during our hectic days when we have the time to be still and actually think about the big picture. If you find yourself caught up in the process and routine of - Read More
May 23rd, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Many military personnel report being on the right path in terms of their careers and believe their jobs allow them to make meaningful contributions, provide a sense of accomplishment and include opportunities for growth and professional development. In terms of what can be done to improve job and - Read More
May 22nd, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
In the wake of the now infamous Target data breach, which compromised the credit card data of 40 million people, the hunt for answers continues. Target’s point-of-service system might be to blame, or maybe even overlooked malware warnings. Some even speculate it was caused by a hack leading - Read More
May 22nd, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
It could be today, tomorrow or even next year. The best time to make major improvements in your organization is not when sales are down or the creditors are knocking on the door. Successful entrepreneurs watch for positive trends and thoroughly research the latest innovations so they are fully - Read More
May 21st, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This sponsored blog entry was submitted by Khali Henderson of Channel Partners. Innovation is a tricky subject. Many of us think about it as the epiphany — the moment of brilliance that is punctuated by “Eureka!” That, of course, is a romantic notion. Innovation is the product of - Read More
May 21st, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
According to CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook 2014, IT services and software show the most growth potential for the year. The IT services market represents nearly a quarter (24 percent) of the total IT industry in the U.S. That translates to roughly $240 billion in IT services sales to be had - Read More
May 20th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
The Senate Tax Extenders Bill, which amends the IRS code and extends various tax provisions related to individuals, businesses and the energy sector, initially passed the Senate Finance Committee with bipartisan support, but failed later to meet the 60-vote cloture requirement by a vote of 53 to 40 - Read More
May 12th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This guest blog entry was written by Lester Keizer, CEO of Business Continuity Technologies. Business Continuity Solutions has been in business for over 30 years. We’re one of the oldest technology companies in the Las Vegas area. Over the decades we’ve morphed from a regular technology - Read More
May 7th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Remote monitoring and management tools have been available to channel companies for quite some time. Just last week, a friend of mine sent me a link to the first article I ever wrote on managed services — from almost a decade ago — to congratulate me on 10 years of covering this - Read More
May 7th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This addition to the CompTIA blog is part of a guest series celebrating Small Business Week. IT companies today operate in an environment that’s both exciting and challenging. The persistent evolution of technology — cloud computing, mobility, unified communications, cybersecurity and - Read More