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    by Published on 02-Jan-2013 06:00 AM
    1. Categories:
    2. Certification,
    3. Microsoft Certification

    Trying to decide which Microsoft certification is the right one for you can be confusing. This short introductory guide will try to clarify the various paths on offer and help you to choose the right one. Choosing the right exam today will tomorrow to get additional certifications faster.

    Microsoft has three levels of certification and there are various different paths and specialisations that can be taken to develop your career.

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    by Published on 28-Dec-2012 08:17 AM

    The interview process can be daunting. But with a little help and the right guidance, it really can be turned into a positive experience.

    So, here is some guidance, plus tried and tested methods and exercises – all designed to help you through each stage of the process.

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    by Published on 20-Nov-2008 09:05 PM
    1. Categories:
    2. Employment

    Now, I would like to get this out of the way first and foremost - this is not a crusade. I am not trying to name call, or poke fun at people. I just hope that some of this may be helpful to some. It is mainly aimed at those whose first language is English, as English taught as a foreign language seems to offer more in-depth examination of our horrific spelling and grammar systems.
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    by Published on 06-Jan-2008 06:11 AM
    1. Categories:
    2. Certification,
    3. Training & Development

    For anyone considering using a Training Provider, it can be a daunting task trying to navigate the minefield of picking the right company. Its too easy to be suckered in by appealing promises of wealth, and guaranteed job prospects. Since most people considering the topic are doing so on their own, the task is even more daunting, and prospective students can feel in over their head far too easily.
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    by Published on 30-Dec-2007 12:09 AM
    1. Categories:
    2. Certification,
    3. Training & Development

    I would just like to make it clear that I am not mentioning any particular training providers. This article is based on my own experiences and opinions following my experiences with training providers and starting my career in IT.

    I hope people that are new to the IT industry, and those that are hoping to gain certification, find this guide useful. I have written it with the intention you also read Zimbo's Guide to Self Studying to help you on your first steps into IT certification.
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    by Published on 17-Sep-2007 08:58 PM
    1. Categories:
    2. Certification,
    3. Employment

    Certification and Experience – the Chicken and the Egg. There are a myriad of Certifications out there for the discerning IT learner – and they all have their own applications, uses, and joys when you study.
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    by Published on 14-Apr-2007 03:35 PM
    1. Categories:
    2. Employment

    As many of you may have noticed, over recent years businesses have placed more and more
    emphasis on IT professionals to have additional skills aside from the bread and butter technical skills,
    I hope to spend some time highlighting why these are important additions to any IT professionals
    skill set as well as which skills are useful in today’s competitive market.
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    by Published on 14-Jan-2007 11:09 PM
    1. Categories:
    2. Certification

    The most important thing to realize when you start studying for certifications is to be realistic. If this is your first certification in the IT world or you trying to get your foot into the market you need to realize certifications such as MCSE and CCNA/CCNP won’t help you get anywhere. You are better off starting off with something like CompTIA’s A+ and then progressing to the Network+.
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    by Published on 21-Nov-2006 06:58 PM
    1. Categories:
    2. Technology

    VMWare (or Virtual Machine Software) is exactly that, a software program that emulates an entire PC system, you may ask what purpose this serves, and why would anyone want to emulate a PC when a real one would perform much better? There are a number of answers to that, but first let me give you a hypothetical situation.
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    by Published on 20-Nov-2006 08:00 PM
    1. Categories:
    2. Certification

    Over 90 percent of IT certification failure is due to the use of unsuitable preparation methods and tools. Effective preparation ensures you have the required skills and knowledge in the specific field. Anything else is gambling.

    IT Certification examines your skills and knowledge in a particular subject matter.