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CompTIA Survey Assesses Local Government IT Operations
CompTIA Survey Assesses Local Government IT Operations

CompTIA's recently published survey of individuals involved in IT operations at the local government level (city and county) hints at desirable employment opportunities for certified IT professionals.

Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 5
Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 5

Certification Magazine hands off some data leftovers from its annual Salary Survey. We pop them in the microwave.

An Update on U.S. Federal Student Loan Forgiveness
An Update on U.S. Federal Student Loan Forgiveness

President Biden still hasn’t formalized his plans for additional forgiveness of Federal Student Loans, promised "soon" back in April, 2022. Some of the gears, however, are already grinding.

Six Hot Developer Certifications for 2022
Six Hot Developer Certifications for 2022

We're almost halfway through the new year! If you have a serious professional interest in programming, then you could make a big impact on your career outlook by focusing on one of these six certifications in 2022.

Some Added Insight About CIO Insight's Seven Best Certs
Some Added Insight About CIO Insight's Seven Best Certs

A May article set forth by CIO Insight celebrates seven super certifications. Indeed, these seven sterling certs are deemed the seven best of 2022. Except that one of these things is not like the others ...

Who Invented the Computer? Douglas Engelbart and the Mother of All Demos
Who Invented the Computer? Douglas Engelbart and the Mother of All Demos

GoCertify illuminates the origin story of one of the most consequential inventions in history. In today's installment: Computers are our friends!

SUNY Delhi Gets Behind a Meaty IT Certification/Certificate Program
SUNY Delhi Gets Behind a Meaty IT Certification/Certificate Program

This new and substantial IT certification and certificate program includes grants of up to $5,000 to pay for tuition and test fees.

Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 4
Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 4

Certification Magazine hands off some data leftovers from its annual Salary Survey. We pop them in the microwave.

Coursera Launches Certificate and Career Academy Program
Coursera Launches Certificate and Career Academy Program

Coursera is ready to teach IT to the masses with its new online Career Academy. All elements are designed to harmonize and to provide meaningful, interesting training entry-level learners and career changers.

Who Invented the Computer? Kubrick, Clarke, and HAL 9000
Who Invented the Computer? Kubrick, Clarke, and HAL 9000

GoCertify illuminates the origin story of one of the most consequential inventions in history. In today's installment: "This mission is too important for me to allow you to jeopardize it."