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U.S. Jobs: Surprisingly Strong July Confounds Conventional Wisdom
U.S. Jobs: Surprisingly Strong July Confounds Conventional Wisdom

It's taken some time, but the U.S. workforce has now completed a full recovery from the COVID crash. And that's not all of the good news from July's employment report.

What Do We Mean When We Say: Composable Applications
What Do We Mean When We Say: Composable Applications

Information technology (IT) evolves and expands quickly enough that it can be hard to keep up with new technology and new terminology. Today we unpack the conversation around "composable applications."

The Increasing Integration of IT Certs and Micro-Credentials in Workforce Training
The Increasing Integration of IT Certs and Micro-Credentials in Workforce Training

So-called "micro-credentials" developed by Google could lead the next big wave of workforce development.

Happy Pioneer Day (Utah) from the GoCertify Team
Happy Pioneer Day (Utah) from the GoCertify Team

Here we are observing another summer holiday. The GoCertify home office is closed today (Monday, July 25) but we haven't left you with nothing at all to show for our absence.

Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 7
Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 7

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

Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 6
Small Sample Size Certifications: Salary Survey Leftovers, Round 6

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

Tight IT Job Market Leads to Degree Deflation
Tight IT Job Market Leads to Degree Deflation

Maryland and Colorado lead a wave of states removing bachelor’s degree requirements from IT job postings. A tight labor market and the perceived value of IT certification is opening up opportunities.

Who Invented the Computer? DARPA
Who Invented the Computer? DARPA

GoCertify illuminates the origin story of one of the most consequential inventions in history. In today's installment: Uncle Sam's Agency That Invents Cool Stuff.

U.S. Jobs: Still Growing Strong with June Numbers In
U.S. Jobs: Still Growing Strong with June Numbers In

Despite fears of recession, a deep drop in global stock markets, booming inflation, and the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, the U.S. employment continued to grow (372,000 jobs added) in June.

Happy Independence Day (U.S.) from the GoCertify Team
Happy Independence Day (U.S.) from the GoCertify Team

The GoCertify home office is closed in observance of the U.S. holiday Independence Day (also known as the 4th of July or July 4th) but we didn't want to leave you with nothing.