Emily Matzelle's Posts

Freelance Writer

Emily Matzelle is a freelance writer based in the Chicagoland area. She’s spent 20+ years writing for a variety of industries including technology, health care, B2B and B2C. Emily has worked with CompTIA since 2011.

  • Attend ChannelCon from the Comfort of Your Office or Home

    Jul 15, 2015, 06:34 AM by Emily Matzelle
    Can’t join us for ChannelCon 2015 in Chicago? You’re in luck. Now you can reap the benefits of ChannelCon attendance from the comfort of your own office or home with ChannelCon Online.
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  • The Magic Formula for an IT Career: Attitude and Aptitude

    Apr 17, 2015, 18:27 PM by Emily Matzelle
    So you want a career in IT. Whatever the reason, it takes attitude and aptitude to get your foot in the door. Here’s how you can do the work, get your certification and brand yourself for the job you want.
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  • Meet Logan Murphy: Our One Millionth A+ Certified IT Pro

    Nov 7, 2014, 21:43 PM by Emily Matzelle
    Logan Murphy of Fort Collins, Colorado, is an IT consultant with Long View Systems. Just recently, he became CompTIA A+ certified and even more recently discovered that he was the one millionth IT pro to do so!
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  • Earn a CompTIA Trustmark for Half Price at EMEA

    Sep 30, 2014, 20:24 PM by Emily Matzelle
    Prove your business is best-in-class by earning a vendor-neutral CompTIA Trustmark—and do it at half price when you attend EMEA in London.
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  • Develop Strategies for Excellence at the 2014 EMEA Member and Partner Conference

    Sep 16, 2014, 17:38 PM by Emily Matzelle
    IT businesses face significant, business-changing decisions including what solutions to sell, how to sell them and whom to partner with. CompTIA’s 2014 EMEA Member and Partner Conference includes a strong lineup of educational sessions, panel discussions and keynote speakers to help IT companies make those decisions and develop strategies for excellence.
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  • Three Companies Voted Best of ChannelCon 2014

    Aug 12, 2014, 22:45 PM by Emily Matzelle
    ChannelCon 2014 started with more than 1,000 leading solution providers, analysts, media and other channel organizations — including more than 145 vendor and distributor companies taking part in the Technology Vendor Fair — and concluded with three companies coming out on top as the Best of ChannelCon award winners.
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  • Executive Certificates — Available Exclusively at ChannelCon — Cover Cash Flow and Security Risks

    Jul 22, 2014, 16:22 PM by Emily Matzelle
    Enhance your business by sitting in on three hour-long courses — available exclusively at ChannelCon — and earning a CompTIA executive certificate, which can help you expand your knowledge and skillset to target your company’s goals and objectives. The 2014 ChannelCon offerings include the Executive Certificate in Business Agility, the Executive Certificate in Channel Management and the CompTIA Online Executive Certificate in Cloud, Mobility or IT Security.
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  • Get in the Driver’s Seat at ChannelCon’s Community Day

    Jul 17, 2014, 20:28 PM by Emily Matzelle
    Beginning with a hearty community breakfast, ChannelCon’s Community Day features collaborative meetings open to anyone who has an interest in driving their particular niche of the IT channel. If you’ve never been to a CompTIA community meeting, don’t be shy. Check out the schedule and join us.
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  • Virtual IT Hero Uses CertMaster to Level Up

    Jul 8, 2014, 20:38 PM by Emily Matzelle
    If climbing the corporate IT ladder was a video game, CompTIA CertMaster would be the golden coin that helps you conquer the end boss. In CompTIA’s new YouTube video, Career Level Up, an entry-level IT technician uses CompTIA CertMaster to take him on an epic journey from his status quo cubicle to an office with a view.
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  • Your A to Z Guide to ChannelCon Training

    Jun 20, 2014, 17:16 PM by Emily Matzelle
    IT pros from all over the country are preparing for ChannelCon, CompTIA’s annual gathering for industry training, peer-to-peer learning and partner networking. The event’s comprehensive channel training is always a draw, and we’ve spelled it out for you in this A to Z guide to ChannelCon, scheduled for August 4 to 6 in Phoenix.
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