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CompTIA is here to help you get started in IT no matter how winding your career path is. You may think you're not cut out for IT because you don't have the technical skills, but as it turns out, you may already have the secret sauce to becoming an IT rock star. The key ingredients to success in IT are excitement and willingness to learn.The technical skills will vary from job to job. In many cases, it's a myth that you have to be good at math or science to get into IT. So, technical skills aside, here are the soft skills that will make you an IT rock star: communication, organization, analytical abilities, creativity, and resourcefulness just to name a few. If you have these qualities then you’re well on your way to a successful career in IT.To find out if IT is right for you, check out our free resources below:Change Careers to IT from Other Fields: https://www.comptia.org/career-change/switching-career-path/from-jobsCompTIA Career Change Tool Kit: https://certs.comptia.org/career-change-toolkit/Getting Into IT Without a Degree: https://www.comptia.org/career-change/switching-career-path/get-into-it-without-a-degree
Security awareness training can greatly improve cybersecurity within your organization by empowering employees to know what behavior is and isn’t safe, how to identify scams like phishing attacks and how to take action.David Landsberger, Telecom Brokerage Inc. director of training and events, teamed up with CompTIA for this series on security awareness training to help you turn your organization’s employees into security advocates.
In this course, James Stanger, Sonia Mundra, and Shirish Néné help IT professionals, project managers, and business advisors build a foundational understanding of blockchain and how can accelerate their business. The experts will discuss the origins of blockchain, the blockchain “four Ts” (trust, transparency, traceability, tamper-resistance), how it differs from bitcoin, and why it is both disrupting and driving business. James and company wrap the course up by laying out seven steps for successfully implementing blockchain into your business. See more on blockchain from CompTIA at https://s.comptia.org/BlockchainMicrocourse
Careers in cybersecurity are in-demand and pay well. Here's what you need to know about working in cybersecurity.
In the tech world, there are an infinite number of paths, job titles and opportunities available to those who are interested. We’ve compiled a collection of unique and inspiring stories about people who are in technology careers and how it has shaped their lives.