It’s back to school time and just when you thought those days were behind you the economy finds seasoned professionals seeking further education to gain an edge in the competitive job market. IT certifications are a great route, yet when charting your IT career path there are some important considerations to make before breaking out your money clip. In this video I discuss how an IT certification can bolster your career and what certifications are hot right now.
There’s plenty of other great discussion out there on the relative merit of IT Certifications. Here’s a few interesting takes:
- ’10 Best IT Certifications’ from ZDNet
- ‘IT Certifications May be Declining in Value’ from eWeek
- ‘True Value in the Person not the Certification’ from Millenium Technology Consulting
- Career Goals are the Keys To Choosing an IT Certification
- The IT Skills Shift to Vendor Management
- The Cloud’s Effect on IT Jobs in 2010
- Job Searching Via Social Networking
- Dear IT Hiring Manager: Why Don’t You Call Back?