As more enterprises adopt DevOps disciplines, a range of tools is being created — some proprietary, some open source — to support the function. Microsoft’s PowerShell has shown itself to be a key factor in this activity — as a tool in its own right and as a key enabling link for higher level Microsoft and third-party DevOps tools.
PowerShell is a mix between the old command line tools and some .NET coding called cmdlets. Some administrators avoid it because they don’t want to get into coding, but here are five reasons it’s time to ditch the old GUI tools and start using PowerShell.
Effective training managers are experts at striking just the right balance in motivating their teams. But do they use the carrot or the stick to motivate? We explore some of the best practices IT training managers use to keep their teams on track with their training.
Working with your team to develop realistic training goals is critical to training success. Whether your team is training for certification or to expand practical expertise, IT training managers must have a plan that is realistic and attainable. We explore five tips for setting goals your team can achieve.
Celebrating your team’s training successes is a critical component to becoming an effective IT training manager. We explore some of the best ways to encourage training by celebrating the successes they experience along the way.
IT training managers bear the burden of developing training plans for their team members that are balanced, effective, and above all, sustainable. The training plan must be achievable for the employee, achieve the necessary goals for the organization, and ensure that the employee can sustain the effort and energy required — without burning out! We explore some best practices to building sustainable training plans.
We heard you loud and clear. You wanted a one-tap training option. We’re excited to announce the arrival of a widget for the CBT Nuggets Android app. Learn how easy it is to use and start training in just seconds. Training on the go just got a lot easier and faster!
Leading a team is challenging. Leading a team through their training experience can be more challenging still! Effective IT training managers guide their teams through training to make them more efficient and adept at accomplishing their daily work, and ultimately, achieve organizational goals. We explore some practical tips and tricks to turn you into an effective IT training manager.