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How to Study for CCENT ICND1 Exam in 10 Weeks

It’s difficult to ignore Cisco’s CCNA certification track in routing and switching if you’re just starting out in IT. This certification was updated by Cisco in September 2016. Cisco retained approximately 95 percent of the exam content. This allowed test-takers to focus on newer technologies while removing outdated technologies. Cisco CCENT/CCNA ICND1100-105 is the first […]

How to Study for CompTIA security+ in 10 Weeks

In the next five-years, there will be more cybersecurity jobs than qualified professionals. This is great news for security professionals but not for companies. CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 certification will allow you to enter this rapidly growing field. SPOTO training and other resources will allow you to learn CompTIA material in just 10 weeks and be […]

How to Study for CompTIA’s Cloud Essentials

CompTIA Cloud Essentials was created for the non-technical professional. CompTIA Cloud Essentials is a great way to get started with the exam preparation. These tried-and-true methods can be used for all exams, even if your SPOTO subscription is not currently active. These are some tips that will help you study Cloud Essentials with or without […]

How to start using PowerShell: A Guide

“Yeah, I do know a little PowerShell.” – Any random system administrator Many statements are not as understated as they are overstated. Although they may not know much about PowerShell, some people who claim this are quite humble. Others think that knowing PowerShell is equivalent to knowing how to use it. It can be daunting […]

The Feedback Imperative [Book Review]

(This post contains affiliate hyperlinks. Please read my full disclosure. I have received a lot of feedback just today. An online purchase gave me an indication of how far I was in the process. My Kindle app used my reading speed to calculate how long it would take me to finish the book. My solicitor […]

Project Contingency: The Ultimate Guide

(This post contains affiliate hyperlinks. Please read my full disclosure. Your project was approved for funding. This is an enormous step. It is amazing to see how many project managers struggle to get their budget approved. Without funding, you can’t accomplish much on a project. But before you celebrate too soon, there are details to […]

How to determine if your project goals are realistic

Jordan MelsonThis guest post is by Jordan Melson, Technology Advice. Everyone has a pretty good mental image of how the workplace looks when an important project is canceled. There are a lot of people running around, notes everywhere, phones ringing and people rushing to and fro between cubicles and offices. Perhaps your company is experiencing […]