New Horizons Computer Learning Centers announces that Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s largest project management member association, has named it as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) effective November 1, 2014.
While such an environment can motivate you to build expertise and self-reliance, here are some ways you can continue challenge yourself and stay-tuned to ever-evolving best practices.
One of the most important components of a long and successful IT career is professional development and continuous IT training. IT managers that encourage this behavior in their departments will find that it ultimately benefits them, their companies and the entire IT staff. This becomes even more important as organizations place additional demands on IT […]
In a Microsoft-sponsored skills gap study, IDC examined the correlation between the growth of cloud computing and the need for certified, trained, “cloud-ready” professionals to provide support for a rapidly changing technology environment. The study shows that across 600 hiring managers, the demand for “cloud-ready” IT workers will grow by 26 percent annually through 2015, which translates […]
From the office of John R. Kasich, Governor, State of Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training Effort Part of Broader Kasich Workforce Development Reform Initiative Today Gov. John R. Kasich announced a new and aggressive approach to helping Ohio workers improve their skills while also enhancing the economic competitiveness of Ohio companies. The Ohio Incumbent Workforce Training […]
CEB, a member-based advisory company, has released its annual “Executive Guidance” report, which indicates that the majority of executives are seeking performance gains of 20 percent from their employees to achieve business goals in 2013. However, only 5 percent of employees have the ideal mix of core skills and competencies to deliver the results required. […]
Healthcare IT is a fast growing field which combines healthcare with technology. Mostly, it refers to specific software packages that track patient information known as EMRs (Electronic Medical Records) or EHRs (Electronic Health Records). There are still regular IT technicians who work in hospitals that work on PC’s, networks, phone systems, security and more, and […]
1.) Penetration Tester: Otherwise known as the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker, these CEH-certified hackers are paid to intentionally circumvent system, network, web or programming security in order to identify vulnerabilities and assist in the strengthening, or hardening of the system. 2.) Forensic Investigator / Incident Handler: The EC-Council Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) and the […]
GUEST BLOGGER: Brian Parker, Technical Instructor Database management is broken into three general sections: design, engineering (or development) and database administration (DBA). Sometimes the designers and engineers work together, or one person may fill both roles. Once the database is designed and developed, then the administrators make minor tweaks as needed and manage the data […]
Programming, sometimes known as software development or software engineering, is a very rewarding career for the right person. Remember that there is a reason that these are called programming languages: it is a little like learning a new language! Having said that, I do believe anyone can understand programming at least a little and I […]