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Improve your employment prospects by improving your soft skills

Of the numerous IT professionals who have solid technical proficiency, not everyone will go on to become a team leader, project manager, VP, or CTO. There could be various reasons for this. Lack of soft skills ...

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Love IT or Leave IT: Is it time to quit your job?

Fighting boredom and feeling like you are lost is a common issue among information technology (IT) workers. The creeping fear that you are missing out on … something (FOMO), or a complete lack of ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Deep Focus on The Open Group TOGAF 9 Certified

Optimization is the holy grail of enterprise-level business operations. Companies have experts whose entire job role is to make everything about the business and its operations function more smoothly. The Open Group ...

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Making the most of your first week at a new IT job

It happens to everyone at some point: You land a new job. That being the case, what does every technology employee need to know about her or his first week on the job? What are the keys to making ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Deep Focus on Adobe Certified Expert - Adobe Experience Manager Sites Developer

Sometimes it's best to get the 50-cent spiel straight from the horse's mouth. What can you do with ...

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Salary Survey Extra: More data about salary satisfaction, Part 2

Fairly frequently we blow through a lot of hot air attempting to illuminate or clarify whatever raw data we have to share in these Salary Survey deep dives. And sometimes it's simpler or more, ahem, "satisfying" ...

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Job interview practice: Six tips to help you prepare for your next IT job interview

Everybody knows that you can’t get better at something unless you practice doing that thing. Skill and luck play a role in most outcomes in life — but that doesn’t mean you should just sit back ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Deep Focus on VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization 2020

We all want to do more with less, but most of us would probably settle for doing more with the resources ...

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Please take our 2022 Computer Programming Certification Survey

Computer programming has come a long way since the era when paper cards with strategically assigned punches were the best way to tell a computer what to do with itself. In 2022, tech companies are experimenting ...

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Salary Survey Extra: Deep Focus on ISACA CDPSE

The world was on fire, both literally and figuratively, at the end of 2020. The Creek Fire in central California, for example — which at the time was the fourth-largest fire in California history — raged from ...

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