Building Your IT Career is used in colleges worldwide - both as an add-on text and as the primary course material. Instructors and students can download the academic resources here.
Be sure to reach out! Matthew has often provided video Q&A directly into classrooms where his book is used. If you are interested in that, contact us.
Proactive and positive advice to help you launch and grow your IT career. Plus, your questions answered and topical information meant to help you develop the most rewarding and profitable career possible.
Author Matthew Moran delivers keynotes and workshops covering topics ranging from IT careers, IT department to business unit communication, building your consulting practice, and others. His presentations provide entertainment and information - often involving music and audience interaction.
"Be Proactive! Be Positive! Add Value! Share Opportunity!"
The oft-quote phrase, "It's not what you know but who you know."
is cynical and short-sighted. It implies your skill and knowledge is unimportant.
My modification: "It's who knows you and knows what you know."
This means your talent and professional networking are critical. This puts you in control!
I posted a new blog on my personal blog page (click the image below). It addresses the phrase, “I did my best at the time,” and the sister phrase, uttered by those wishing to encourage us, “You did the best you could.” But what about those times that we did not do our best? And […]Continue reading
I get this question or some variation of it A LOT! Probably weekly. I also see it posted on numerous forums and other discussion groups. It might be asked or presented one of these ways: I am looking to break into I.T. but every job requires experience. It’s a Catch-22, you need experience to get […]Continue reading
This is sort of a cross-post but it relates well to career development or consulting. It was prompted by this picture my oldest daughter took a few years back. Click the image or this link to read my blog entry, “wishes, wants, and needs.”Continue reading