Climbing the IT Career Ladder:

March, 2012

March 28, 2012  2:25 PM

Hord Tipton of Talks About Getting into the IT Security Field (Video)

Robin Robin "Roblimo" Miller Profile: Robin "Roblimo" Miller

IT Security is an ever-growing field. Every year more hackers and crackers try to steal your bank PIN number, mess up your nuclear fuel centrifuges, jam your attack drones' control signals, steal your company passwords an other secrets and.... it goes on and on, to the point where, Hord says, over...

March 22, 2012  10:59 AM

Lessons from Slashdot: Do You Need an IT Degree to Work in IT?

Robin Robin "Roblimo" Miller Profile: Robin "Roblimo" Miller

One of the greatest (and oldest) features on the famous Slashdot "News for Nerds" website is the Ask Slashdot section. It may have been the first example of online crowdsourcing. In any case, an Ask Slashdot question will get dozens or hundreds of answers from...

March 15, 2012  4:24 PM

The Art of Hiring Remote Workers — and of Being One

Robin Robin "Roblimo" Miller Profile: Robin "Roblimo" Miller

I am reading a book titled The Virtual Manager, which is about how to hire, train, motivate and retain people who work from home or remote offices instead of in a cubicle farm where you can watch them all day. It's a pretty...

March 6, 2012  5:08 PM

What’s the Worst Resume Mistake You Can Make?

Robin Robin "Roblimo" Miller Profile: Robin "Roblimo" Miller

I asked a whole bunch of HR people, recruiters, and IT managers this question. And they gave me a whole bunch of answers. As we say down at the poker club, "Read 'em and weep, my friends..."

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