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Young Entrepreneur Council Young Entrepreneur Council
Updated on April 12, 2024

Starting a Company? 9 Essential Tech Skills All Founders Should Have.

Members of Young Entrepreneur Council list the tech skills company founders need to get their businesses off the ground.

Lisa Bertagnoli Lisa Bertagnoli
Updated on April 12, 2024

Looking for a Career Change? How 4 Professionals Got Into Tech.

These professionals chose tech as a second career. Here’s how they did it, and what you can learn from them.

Stephen Gossett Stephen Gossett
Updated on April 10, 2024

Managing Up Is Hard. It’s Even Harder in Tech.

Don’t mistake it for playing politics.

Lisa Bertagnoli Lisa Bertagnoli
Updated on April 08, 2024

Professional Networking: Why It Matters and How to Build Your Network

Create a network of top-quality contacts who’ll have your back just as you have theirs.

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Andrei Neacsu Andrei Neacsu
Updated on April 08, 2024

The OSI Model’s 7 Layers, Explained

The seven layers in the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model each serve a specific function and work together to create an efficient network communication system.

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James Kubik James Kubik
Updated on March 11, 2024

Are You Prepared for Communications Failure in an Emergency?

In a crisis, technology is only as powerful as it is accessible.

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Satyam Tripathi Satyam Tripathi
Updated on October 04, 2023

WAN vs LAN: Differences Between the Two Networks

Make better decisions when you know the difference between a wide area network and a local area network.

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Chrystal Taylor Chrystal Taylor
Updated on June 09, 2023

How to Advance Your Tech Career With Nontechnical Skills

Understanding the value and benefits of soft skills will be critical to tech workers’ advancement in the coming years.

Todd Shepherd Todd Shepherd
Updated on March 15, 2023

When It Comes to Technology Training, Get Personal

Everyone recognizes the value of regular training, but few like it in practice. Instead of large-scale training programs, try implementing personal solutions on a case-by-case basis.

David Zomaya David Zomaya
Updated on March 15, 2023

Network Administrator: How to Get Started in This IT Career

Network administrators are responsible for maintaining a company’s computer networks. Here’s what you need to know about this career.

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