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May 5th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
A simple Google search for “DEI” yields more than 176 million news articles, supporting the claim that the term diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) is being used far and wide. While the popularity of DEI initiatives is soaring across industries, it’s important to understand the concept and intent - Read More
May 4th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
“I have CompTIA A+ - now what do I do?” Have you ever asked yourself this question? If so, you aren’t alone. But before you get too down on yourself for not yet landing a job, take a moment to congratulate yourself. You currently hold the industry standard for starting an IT career. And because - Read More
May 3rd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Welcome to Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month. Each May, we acknowledge the accomplishments and celebrate the contributions of the AAPI community in the United States. Why celebrate AAPI heritage in May? The month was chosen in conjunction with the arrival of the first known - Read More
May 3rd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This article is part of an IT Career News series called Your Next Move. These articles take an inside look at the roles related to CompTIA certifications. Each article will include the responsibilities, qualifications, related job titles and salary range for the role. As you consider the next move - Read More
May 2nd, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
To be 19 years old and to hold 8 CompTIA certifications. Well, that’s pretty amazing. And that’s exactly how we would describe Angel Sayani, a business owner, app developer and computer science student with plans to graduate in 2023.                   - Read More
April 29th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
If you follow the CompTIA blog and other technology industry news outlets, it’s not a big surprise to read that the tech industry is growing. In fact, it’s repeated so much that the weight of that statement probably doesn’t fully register anymore. But for IT job seekers, career changers, students - Read More
April 28th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
As we continue to cast an eye on the MSP of the future, the topic of cybersecurity, in all its twists, turns, and frustrations, cannot be ignored. What might have been a minor part of an MSP’s portfolio previously is rapidly evolving as mission critical to both continued competitiveness and - Read More
April 27th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Looking for a new job or to switch careers altogether? If so, you aren’t alone. About 30% of U.S. employees reported seeking a career change or new job in the last quarter of 2021, according to CompTIA’s Job Seeker Trends report. If you’re interested in an IT career, you are also in good company. - Read More
April 26th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
One of the most overlooked ways to help your business is to apply for—and hopefully win—awards presented by your partners, community or industry. It’s a great marketing tactic that can really make your business stand out with prospects and customers, but many organizations think they either won’t - Read More
April 25th, 2022 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
When implementing a software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) topology, most IT organizations are going to be working with an existing wide area network (WAN) architecture vs. building something brand new. One of the benefits of SD-WAN is how flexible it can be as an overlay technology, so - Read More