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Apr 9, 2021, 17:02 PM by Emily Matzelle
Through CompTIA’s partnership with ZipRecruiter, you can match your skills to new job opportunities and highlight them on your career profile.
Apr 9, 2021, 11:17 AM by Ian Davidson, ZipRecruiter Vice President, Business Development
As the pressure to innovate takes focus away from certain core technical support functions, CompTIA’s newest research suggests that the need for help desk support is more important than ever.
Apr 8, 2021, 17:48 PM by Ashley Watters
If you enjoy configuring server hardware, implementing security controls and troubleshooting, a data center technician job may be for you.
Apr 7, 2021, 15:01 PM by Eileen Ristau Tauchman
Two members of CompTIA's Managed Services Community completed a series of videos to help MSPs get more from their RMM, PSA and other tools, including next-level automation, accounting, sales opportunities, and more. Check them out and don't forget to subscribe to the CompTIA Connect YouTube channel.
Apr 6, 2021, 13:00 PM by Scott Campbell
IT pros are now tasked with pen testing and managing vulnerabilities to a broader attack surface. Updates to CompTIA PenTest+ cover these advancements.
Apr 5, 2021, 15:43 PM by Patrick Lane
As the heart of CompTIA membership, community members serve as an army of influencers, ambassadors and thought leaders helping to advance the tech industry as well as their own businesses and careers. One of the best ways to forge professional connections and make an impact on the technology industry is by joining a CompTIA Community.
Apr 2, 2021, 13:30 PM by Emily Matzelle