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Networking careers and certifications

  • MacGyver challenges network pros at Interop

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 02 May 2008
  • One of the more entertaining exhibits on the Interop Las Vegas 2008 show floor this year was Mazu's "MacGyver Challenge," which pitted attendees against timed puzzles which could be solved with the ...

  • Cisco to add a job-matching service

    Tessa Parmenter - Contributor 11 Apr 2008
  • Cisco certifications recently reached 1 million but long-time rumors of the program starting an official job matching service may be actualized this summer. In an interview conducted by news writer ...

  • Win an iPod shuffle -- no joke!

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 02 Apr 2008
  • Yesterday was April 1, better known in U.S. office culture as April Fool's Day. Internet news pranks abounded, including the sighting of a Steve Jobs slime mold. On, Michael ...

  • Don't let your job get shipped away

    Michael Morisy - TechTarget 28 Feb 2008
  • Despite the occasional peril of lost connectivity, it's a fact of modern business that more and more services are being sent overseas. Once primarily for application development and call centers, ...

  • Geeks defy (and underscore) geek stereotypes

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 21 Feb 2008
  • I spend a lot of time, possibly too much time, thinking about geek culture, and apparently I'm not the only one. No sooner had I blogged about pundits trying to define the image of the "new" ...

  • What's the opposite of networking?

    Ron Richard - Ron Richard Consulting 23 Oct 2007
  • Last night I was watching Attack of the Show again and they mentioned a site called BuzzFeed, which picks up the latest and greatest Web trends and conversations and compiles them all with an ...

  • You mean I won't get paid more for getting this cert?

    Tessa Parmenter - Contributor 19 Oct 2007
  • Tell me you haven't heard this before: Getting a certification earns you more pay. This week, however, Foote Partners LLC released a study revealing just the reverse: the average premium pay for ...

  • World Cyber Games sneak preview

    Tessa Parmenter - Contributor 27 Sep 2007
  • Some of us may already be well aware of, or well on our way to, the video-game conference hosted in Seattle this year. For those of you not in the know, the buzz of gamers is in the air; World ...