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I received my last degree back in 2010, an MBA with a concentration in MIS and Professional Accounting. ...

I have never had an opportunity to work with databases or gainfully in an IT area, except for help desk over 13 years ago, but I would like to begin. ...

I am at a transitioning career stage. I've had 20 years with a company, but have never been able to ...

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: Databases    : Cheryl Smith   

A personal situation caused me to take a career break from Business Analysis. ...

During my career break I have done volunteer work, admin work and a Foundation degree. ...

I now want to return to Business Analysis but I have been told by one company I have been out of it too long and the preference will always be candidates with the most recent experienc ...

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: Business Analysts    : C Heap   

My career path has been in Telecommunications for over 15 years, programming PBX's for call centers, routing calls, voicemail etc. ...

I have been with the same company for a long time and all of the main systems have been transferred to another state. ...

So, I am on the outside looking in, losing my skills and not keeping up with technology. ...

I wish someone c ...

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This article is part of a series that helps you define, develop and execute a SMART strategy for achieving success in your Information Technology (business analyst, computer programmer, database developer, report writer, project manager, technical; writer, etc.) career. ...

How do you feel about your job? Happy, sad, depressed, frustrated, overwhelmed?& ...

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This article is part of a series that helps you define, develop and execute a SMART strategy for achieving success in your Information Technology (business analyst, computer programmer, database developer, report writer, project manager, technical; writer, etc.) career. ...

Your Information Technology (IT) career success depends on you doing work that u ...

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: Career Coaching    : IT Career Coach    :1 reply

A database management software (DBMS) provides a business with the ability to aggregate or fetch data from different homogenous / heterogeneous data sources, save/store the data, sort, filter and/or classify/categorize the data, query or search the data for specific information or patterns and trends that are of interest to your business. ...

There ...

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I am a 50 year old female and I just started attending college to receive my BS in IT with concentration in Database Management.   ...

Please be very honest with me.   ...

Am I too old for this industry?   ...

Is it worth receiving this degree?   ...

I have no experience in this field and I have been a housewife for nearly 30 years.   ...

W ...

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: Databases    : D. Coburn    :1 reply

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