Some experts say they're a 'myth' while others will go as far as to call them Unicorns...Do DevOps Engineers exist? If you do a search on the topic you'll find more questions than answers. So instead of just sharing another opinion I decided to link up with a DevOps Engineer and do a little Q&A. Enjoy!J. Bobby Lopez a.k.a. DevOps Engineer Welcome Bobby and thank you for being our … [Read more...] about Becoming a DevOps Engineer: A Personal Interview with Bobby Lopez (8 Questions & Answers)
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Become Indispensable! "If you're not indispensable (yet) it's because you haven't made that choice." ~ Seth Godin ~ I set out to write another post but then I discovered how much opportunity is out there.It's pent up!So my message needed to be URGENT...For a while now I've written about the importance of service delivery, but the need is now!The demand for IT operations staff … [Read more...] about Huge Opportunity for Beginners: Online DevOps Training
Do you know where your Training is taking YOU? When I started my IT Career back in the 90s, there weren't many training options to choose from. Most of us studied for our CERT exams by reading stacks of books.Those were the days...I can still recall what the hot CERTS of the time were:Let's see, first was the MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer) for Windows NT. Then the CNE … [Read more...] about IT Training for Beginners (Alternatives & Freebies)
5 Resume Hacks That Will Get You Noticed and Interviewed for [NEW] Cloud and DevOps Jobs... The rush has begun and more businesses are boldly starting to move their precious tier 1 applications to the cloud. But the problem they are running into is finding skilled staff to architect the trip there. Yes, it is getting harder, and harder, to find expertise and that is where I want to focus on for … [Read more...] about Virtualization Jobs Are Hot! (How To Hack Your Resume)
Raising the Bar! Has loosing weight or finding a new job become your annual resolution?Time for a change...How about going beyond the NORM and really making a difference in 2014!With the new year almost upon us I know many people are putting together a list of resolutions. So, I decided to help with 7 ideas.Let me warn you now though, these resolutions are BIG, provoking, and may … [Read more...] about 7 Resolutions To Help You Make A Big Difference!
Worried? Don’t worry, you’re not the only new manager who feels too small for the job.But the truth is you don’t have much time to prove you can handle the task.The first step is the hardest. Actually the second one is pretty hard too. Heck...I never said it would be easy. Just kidding!Now, let's begin. Face it, new managers make mistakes. But here are 5 lessons I learned that can … [Read more...] about 5 Step Remedy for Curing New Manager Jitters
You're here because you want answers, right?This starter guide is for VMware newbies and beginners who want answers to common career questions.In this guide I answer 20 of the most common questions I get sent to me via emails. Or that I've heard as a manager during the many of the interviews I've conducted. Here's the list of questions I answer in detail:Where do I start my VMware … [Read more...] about 20 Questions VMware Newbies Want Answered (Free Career Guide)