August 26, 2020

How Missouri’s Workforce Board Runs the State’s First-Ever Digital Apprenticeship Program

Dr. Mardy Leathers, director of Missouri’s Office of Workforce Development, describes how his team collaborates with CompTIA Tech's custom training program to offer the state’s first-ever digital apprenticeship program.
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August 24, 2020

How Missouri’s Workforce Board Helps People Gain Digital Skills for Tech Jobs & More

Dr. Mardy Leathers, director of Missouri’s Office of Workforce Development, explains how custom IT training from CompTIA helps Missourians develop digital job and life skills.
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Sharpen your Emotional IQ
August 24, 2020

Sharpen your Emotional IQ to Succeed in Tech Jobs

A tech career is not all about hardware and the latest gadget. Being human – exhibiting emotional skills – is critical in achieving long-term tech success.
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5 tips for getting the most out of your training
August 17, 2020

Top 5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your IT-Ready Technical Support Program

If you’re ready to switch careers and have a passion for IT, apply for CompTIA Tech and use this advice from some of our graduates who earned their CompTIA A+ certification and found careers in technology without any previous experience in the industry.
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August 10, 2020

How to Launch a New Tech Career by the Winter Holidays

Feeling the limits of your current career due to pandemic economics? Sue Wallace, our student & career services VP, shares best practices for switching to a promising new tech job, starting on the IT Help Desk.
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August 3, 2020

Career Switch to IT Paying Off for the Long Term

Ready to find a new career? It can be exciting and scary, but as one of our alumni, Joe Sikorski, shows us, switching to IT for him is paying off in better long-term salary and work/life balance.
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Texas Workforce Commission
July 30, 2020

Talking Upskilling on the Texas Workforce Commission Webinar

On a webinar presented by the Texas Workforce Commission on Helping Texas Impacted by COVID-19, Mark Plunkett of CompTIA Tech discussed on-ramps for people in Texas to gain the skills they need to pursue a tech career.
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July 27, 2020

Top 5 Tips for Graduates Ready to Launch their Tech Careers

Priyanka Neupane of Medtronic gave our CompTIA Tech students tips on how best to job interview and launch their tech careers.
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IT Hiring Is Up
July 20, 2020

Strong IT Jobs Market Is Hiring

It is a good time to find an IT job. While national unemployment exceeds 14 percent, unemployment in the IT sector remains low at just 4.3 percent, indicating that the opportunities for a career in IT are strong.
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high school student interviewing for first IT job
July 13, 2020

How to get your First IT job: One High School Graduate's Story

Learn how new high school graduate Horacio Rodriguez Hernandez turned to CompTIA Tech Career Academy to launch a well-paying tech career.
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