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GoCertify Honors John Lewis on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

As the United States celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we at GoCertify are taking another holiday detour from our regularly scheduled certification programming.

U.S. Jobs: December Report Rings Out 2020 on a Low Note

Here we go again: To close out 2020, the U.S. economy lost more jobs than it gained for the first time in several months. the long-term outlook is mixed at best, and more hard times may be coming.

Six Hot Project Management Certifications for 2021

The new year is here! If you have a serious professional interest in IT project management, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2021.

The Enduring Value of Training for IT Career Development

You don't have to take up all of your free time learning about new IT technologies and gaining new skills. On the other hand, small doses of consistent effort can take you a long way.

Six Hot Data Privacy Certifications for 2021

The new year is here! If you have a serious professional interest in data privacy, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2021.

Microsoft to Offer Free Certification Renewals Starting in February

What is a "renewal assessment" and where can you get one? Microsoft is ready and waiting to answer those questions for you in 2021.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our Second 10 Most Popular Articles of 2020

The new year is nearly here and we've been recapping our way through 2020. Next up: our most popular articles of 2020, Part 2.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our 10 Most Popular Articles of 2020

The new year is nearly here and we've been recapping our way through 2020. Next up: our most popular articles of 2020.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our Second 10 Most Popular Certification Watch Newsletters of 2020

The new year is nearly here and we've been recapping our way through 2020. Next up: our most popular Certification Watch newsletters, Part 2.

GoCertify Wishes You a Marvelous Winter Holiday Break

The Christmas and New Year's Day break is nearly upon us. Here's what to expect during a light week (plus a couple of days) as GoCertify settles in for its long (sort of) winter's nap.

Department of Defense Gives Unsurprising Stamp of Approval to PenTest+

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is a massive employer that gives preference to certain IT certifications. Now including CompTIA's PenTest+.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our 10 Most Popular Certification Watch Newsletters of 2020

The new year is nearly here. That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2020. Next up: Certification Watch.

Six Hot Cloud Computing Certifications for 2021

A new year approaches! If you have a serious professional interest in cloud computing, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2021.

Save Money with Refurbished Computer Hardware

With the gift-giving season at hand, those considering a PC purchase should check out the major maker’s refurbished computer sales outlets. Stretch your giving dollar by going with "nearly new" instead of cutting edge.

Six Hot Networking Certifications for 2021

A new year approaches! If you have a serious professional interest in computer networking, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2021.

U.S. Jobs: November Dip Suggests Slowdown Ahead

The rosy tinge of October’s jobs added number staying mostly in line with September’s is dashed by a dizzying drop to November's numbers. The edge of a cliff could lie somewhere close ahead.