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Refresh Your Resume: 7 Ways to Stand Out from the Competition

Not just a formality of past education and professional background, your resume is your first—and sometimes only—chance to make an impact, prove your case and get your foot in the door.

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The What, Where and WHY: Applying for Industry Awards

There are plenty of reasons why your company or team should apply for an industry award. Here's how.

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Career Changer Embraces IT and Now Leads AITP Student Chapter

With 15 years of experience in the insurance and financial industries, Richard Smith didn’t know a lot about computers. But when the recession hit in 2008, he knew it was time for a career change.

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7 Things You Should Know About Working for a Startup

Working for a startup can help IT pros gain valuable experience in a fast-paced environment.

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CompTIA AITP Chapter and Event Roundup

CompTIA AITP and its local chapters have been busy this fall hosting local events that engage and educate the IT community.

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Cloud Basics: 5 Essential Resources for IT Pros

Looking to build deeper cloud knowledge? These five resources are for you.

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Don't Be a Lumbergh: How Managers Can Motivate Without Money

A raise or bonus can be a great way to recognize employees, but that’s not always an option. Here are 4 ways to motivate without money.

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3 Skillsets You Need for a Career in Cybersecurity

For IT pros considering a career in security, there are three sets of skills that must be considered.

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Tech Town, USA: 20 Cities IT Pros Will Want to Call Home

CompTIA launches its inaugural Tech Town Index. Find out the cities where your tech job dollar will stretch the furthest.

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4 Things to Consider Before Starting an IT Consulting Business

Thinking about striking out on your own? Read this before launching your own business.

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How to Find a Remote IT Job

The right way to find a remote IT job is to search for a position that is appropriate—or maybe even designed—for a remote employee. Here's how to start.

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Cloud Basics, Part 2: 5 Lessons in Cloud Adoption

The second post in the Cloud Basics series covers 5 important lessons that companies are learning as they move past the initial stages of cloud adoption.

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Metasploit, Nessus, Nmap & More: The Hacking Tools IT Pros Need to Know About

What are some of the tools hackers and InfoSec researchers use? Learn about Nessus, Metasploit, Nmap, Kali Linux and more.

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What is Upskilling and Why It Matters for IT Pros

New and mid-level IT pros: Learn how to keep your skills current to stay on or advance your career path.

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Chicago Chapter Puts the AI in AITP

Amy Kardel, Chairwoman of the Board, CompTIA, shares her thoughts on CompTIA AITP Chicago's September AI panel.

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Mentorship is Key to Jumpstarting a Career in Tech, Says CompTIA AITP Member

CompTIA AITP member Edward Marchewka says the best advice for those looking to jumpstart a career in tech is to seek out mentorship opportunities.

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IT In Demand: Software Developer Job Postings Continue to Increase

Here are our key takeaways from Q2 2018 IT job postings data.

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IoT, Cloud, Network Infrastructure: Register for Upcoming Tech Webinars

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How to Thrive in a Multigenerational Workforce

Tensions can arise as different generations attempt to work together, but this type of diversity can be an advantage. Here’s how to thrive in a multigenerational workplace.

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7 Ways to Stay Engaged as a Remote Worker

Remote work can sometimes feel isolating. Here are seven ways to stay in the loop professionally when you are geographically distant.

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