Category: Career Advice

Career Advice from Flackbox.com.

You can find my career advice videos and articles on this page. Full descriptions with screenshots are also included with each video if you prefer the content in a text format.

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The Best IT Career Advice from 111 Industry Gurus

111 Industry Experts give their Best IT Career Advice Breaking into the IT industry today is way more complicated than it used to be. When I started out, you woke up one morning with your shiny new degree or Microsoft certification and breezed into a job. Employers were queued round the block to fig...

Udemy Sale – 80,000+ Courses for $9.99

Udemy.com are biggest marketplace for online courses and they’re offering legacy pricing of $9.99 per course this week – it’s the best time to stock up on all the IT training you want to take over the next few months. This gives you a chance to make a long term investment in your futur...

Interview with Matt Leib at NetApp Insight

[youtube v = 9ZVEoiAaybw maxwidth = 100%]   I sat down with industry veteran Matt Leib at NetApp Insight to discuss his career in IT and advice for people building their career in the industry. Scroll down to see the transcript. You can read Matt’s blog at https://virtuallytiedtomydesktop...

What to do in an IT Job Interview

In this post and video I give some advice for what to do in an IT job interview. I want to keep it short so I’m going to cover five main points you probably haven’t seen elsewhere. Scroll down for the video and also text tutorial. What to do in an IT Job Interview [youtube v […]...

How to Write a Systems / Network Engineer Resume (with examples)

How to Write a Network / Systems Engineer Resume (with examples)   In this video I walk you through how to write your resume for a network or systems engineer job role. We’ll look at some examples so you can see exactly what to do and what not to do, and I’ll cover the common [&hell...

CCNA Certification Next Steps – What to Do After Passing the CCNA

In this Cisco CCNA post,  I will offer advice on the next steps after you’ve passed your Cisco CCNA Certification, in terms of what is the best certification to do next. You might find it useful if you’ve just passed your CCNA or if you’re planning on doing it in the near future ...