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IT pro Ryan Anastasia outlines what it takes to become a systems administrator.
Dec 2, 2022, 15:56 PM by Emily Matzelle
As an industry, we’re moving in the right direction. But we have a long way to go if we want to be viewed the same as other professions like doctors, lawyers, and CPAs. Maybe a simple change can stretch us the extra mile.
Dec 1, 2022, 15:26 PM by Craig Pollack
Learn nine ways to use grep and the pipe redirector to filter the results of various Linux commands and find the information you need.
Nov 30, 2022, 17:02 PM by Damon M. Garn
The next generation of the tech workforce aren’t just graduating from college or earning a certification—they’re still in middle school too. It is crucial to begin early and help that next generation spark an interest in tech.
Nov 29, 2022, 14:13 PM by CompTIA
Learn how strong communication skills, networking and a well-formulated resume and cover letter can help you land the job you want.
Nov 28, 2022, 14:20 PM by Megan Gustafson
Thanks to CompTIA's volunteer leaders and staff, who came on strong in 2022, rallying around opportunities and initiatives that would drive the industry forward and make it a better place for all of us.
Nov 24, 2022, 12:00 PM by MJ Shoer
An accidental interview changed Allison Marchant’s life. Learn how recognizing and applying transferable skills could change yours too.
Nov 23, 2022, 13:43 PM by Emily Matzelle