As more organizations embrace digital transformation, cloud skills are increasingly rising to the top of the list for hiring managers. Today’s employers need people who have the expertise to help their organizations capture the benefits of the newest technologies. Acquiring a technical certification is one of the best ways to show you’re prepared for one of these highly specialized roles.
Presentation skills had become a must-have in any work environment. It doesn’t matter your job position; at some point, you will be required to deliver a presentation. And there is nothing worse than don’t feel confident about your ability to deliver it properly. At New Horizons Ireland we have been teaching Microsoft PowerPoint classes for more than 16 years and the best ally to achieve success as a presenter is by combining a deep knowledge about all PowerPoint tools and presentation skills.
The IT skilled professional shortage is a reality in the market while IT careers still on the rise. Almost every month companies are announcing new job opportunities in Dublin, which can create a positive and competitive scenario for who is already in the market. It’s also an attractive option for people starting or changing their careers. The searching process for a course can be hard, sometimes it’s difficult to decide which is the best path to follow at that specific moment.
Cisco officially announced the first major change in its entire certification program in 26 years of life. The CCNA -Cisco Certified Network Associate will suffer the main impact. On February 24, 2020, Cisco will release a new, consolidated CCNA exam. If you have started your CCNA preparation and studies, we recommend taking the exams before February 24, if you earn the certification until there you will receive the new CCNA certification badge.
The first quarter of 2019 was busy for Cybersecurity professionals in general. Even though people are more aware of cyber-attacks and threats, crimes related to cybersecurity still on the rise and putting companies at risk. According to the last Risk Radar report released by Integrity 360, billions of compromised records, data leaks from cloud misconfigurations and record-setting cyber-threats were some of the main findings for the first period of the year. On the other hand, the lack of qualified professionals is not helping the situation either.
As happens almost every year Microsoft has updated its Certification program for 2019, releasing new exams and courses to keep the IT pros on topic with new certification paths. The updates are designed to reflect the reality that the professionals are facing in the market. They follow the industry trends and lead the candidates to a higher level of expertise in the path that they choose.
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