CBT Nuggets trainer Simona Millham recently released her Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 course, walking learners through tips and tricks to become a PowerPoint super-user. In her course, Simona takes a practical, real-world approach with demonstrations and examples that equip you with the skills you need for real success. Simona discusses her new course.
To celebrate the release of Jeremy Cioara’s super hands-on IT Expertise: Installing Network Cabling and Devices training course, we collected some real-life cabling tales that will leave you speechless, laughing, and everything else between. Heck, you might even learn something, too!
You may have mastered your certifications, but when it comes to the hands-on tasks of networking, do you have the experience you need? Many IT pros are surprised by interview questions about cabling. Learn what questions to prepare for and how to get cabling experience from the comfort of your home lab.
Have you ever found yourself purchasing expensive cables in odd lengths, or spooling extra cable awkwardly on the floor, and thought, there’s got to be a better way…? With a few specific tools and the right information, making your own custom cables is both simple and inexpensive.
Improve the speed, coverage, and reliability in your home network by approaching it as a lab. Learn why WiFi tends to struggle and how to do a brief network assessment, when to use WiFi or wired, where to place your WAPs, and how to configure your equipment.
There are plenty of things that keep IT pros up at night. Your job security, a data breach, or budget woes. This week, we looked at several nightmare scenarios — and how you can respond if they ever become a reality for you.
Most IT pros worry about budget cuts. Your IT department budget usually gives you the funding to do your job well, but what happens when your budget is slashed by the higher-ups? We go through solutions that will help you thrive in these unsavory circumstances.
Earthquake, fire, flood, hurricane, tornado, or even a volcano — there are enough scary movies out there about natural disasters to keep you up at night. But when you’re an IT pro, the threat of a natural disaster is all the more horrifying. We take a look at what to do when the unthinkable happens.
No matter what your specialty is, every IT pro dreads a massive data breach. It seems almost inevitable that at some point in your career, you’ll have to deal with the realities of a data breach. We explore some of the best practices you can turn to in the midst of your waking nightmare.
Whether it’s a new hire, your current supervisor, or someone that you’re being forced to work closely with on a big project, you probably work with someone who is challenging. Read up on the best ways to combat that tricky coworker’s awkward working habits, and maybe even use them to your advantage!