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IT/Networking: The Value of Lifelong Learning in IT

Security Info Watch
May 10, 2013

Employers are looking for evidence-based knowledge and skills in the Information Technology field. Earning a college degree coupled with industry-based certifications sends the right message to an employer seeking applicants with theory-based knowledge and practical skills. Some organizations simply refuse to interview or even consider candidates for a position if they do not list a current certification and hold a college degree.

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Brian Muys

Brian Muys

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