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CAREER BLOGS

Ransomware and our Network Engineer program

Many people just assume that computer networks and the Internet will be there, run smoothly, and never be affected by hackers or malware. But last month, the so-called “WannaCry” ransomware attack brought down a number of computer systems all over the world, resulting in losses of time and money. Starting with a few simple requests Read More…


Learning by Doing: How Cybertex teaches IT

When I’m teaching Cybertex students about Microsoft networks, I like to go beyond what’s in the book. What I’ve found most helpful for students, in teaching them how a Microsoft network operates, is to have them build one from scratch. It seems like a daunting task at first. Many students are just used to memorizing Read More…


When high school to college is too big a leap

College isn’t for everybody. That might seem like a shocking statement, but it’s one that I can attest to both from my experience and from what I’ve seen. A person can do well in high school, get good grades, and look like he or she is ready to go to college. But upon getting there, Read More…


The Importance of Certification

I like to think of certification like a driver’s license. You can be an experienced driver, and you can have all the skill in the world, but if you don’t get your driver’s license, you won’t be able to drive. In the IT professional world, certification is akin to a driver’s license. Having a certification Read More…


The Advantages of Evening Classes

If you’re like most Americans—even with employment trends shifting a bit toward evening and night shifts—you work a job that starts in the morning and ends in the late afternoon. If you want to take a class to improve your situation, and pursue a field of study that really appeals to you, you have to Read More…