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U.S. Jobs: Mixed Messages from December Report

With only 199,000 jobs added for December, but unemployment down to 3.9 percent, the U.S. economy is sending confusing signals to labor market commentators and policymakers alike. Ed Tittel breaks it down.

Six Hot IBM and Red Hat Certifications for 2022

The new year is here! If you have a serious professional interest in IBM or Red Hat technologies, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2022.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our Third 10 Most Popular Articles of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. Next up: our most popular articles of 2021, Part 3.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our Second 10 Most Popular Articles of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. Next up: our most popular articles of 2021, Part 2.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our 10 Most Popular Articles of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. Next up: our most popular articles of 2021.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our Second 10 Most Popular Certification Watch Newsletters of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. Next up: our most popular Certification Watch newsletters, Part 2.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our Second 10 Most Popular Quizzes of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. Next up: more of our most popular quizzes, Part 2.

GoCertify Wishes You a Wondrous 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.

Looking Back at 2021, Looking Ahead to 2022

Ed Tittel recaps hot topics from 2021 and speculates about the coming year. Also, readers should use the holiday break to plan out their certification and training agenda for 2022. Happy holidays to one and all!

GoCertify Looks Back: Our 10 Most Popular Certification Watch Newsletters of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. Next up: Certification Watch.

Six Hot Big Data Certifications for 2022

A new year approaches! If you have a serious professional interest in Big Data, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2022.

Microsoft Learn Tunes Up Its Certification Search Tool

Slowly but surely, Microsoft has been reshaping and reworking its entire certification and training program. For some insight into what’s up over there, I visited the Microsoft Learn website.

Six Hot Certifications to Improve Your Versatility in 2022

The new year is coming! If you have a serious professional interest in diversifying your IT skill set, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2022.

U.S. Jobs: Despite Optimism, November Numbers Disappoint

This morning’s report of a mere 210,000 jobs added fell short of sunny forecasts by more than half. The swinging pendulum I’ve seen in recent months now looks more like a see-saw or a yo-yo.

GoCertify Looks Back: Our 10 Most Popular Quizzes of 2021

The new year is nearly here! That means it's time to reflect on everything we've accomplished in 2021. First up: our most popular quizzes.

Survey Says: IT Certs Make Employees More Valuable

It’s that time of year again, when the Global Knowledge IT Skills and Salary Report hits the streets. This year’s version dropped on Nov. 11, and draws on responses from more 9,000 IT professionals. Ed Tittel dives in.