Greetings, I'm making a career change at the age of 30 since I can afford to go back to school. Is an Associate Degree from ITT Technical Institute respected? Or should I look to go to a more traditional college? Before I spend both the time and money, I want to confirm that my degree is respected in the workplace? What have I accomplished before making this career change: *Passed the Comp TIA A+ exam" and I am "currently studying for CCNET" certifications & exams!

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Hi, I am planning to start my career in SQL. I am currently learning Microsoft SQL Server and I am planning to learn MS Business Intelligence (BI). I want to know  ... "What is the demand for freshers in the USA with MS SQL Server Development, MS Business Intelligence (BI) or MS SQL DBA skills"? Do these three (3) roles have as high a demand as Java and .NET jobs especially during the job search? I mean will there be fewer jobs for freshers in SQL or are there enough SQL

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Hello, I've been told by my peers that I am a good programmer. I see that there is a big demand for .Net developers. Yet I can not find a job. Can it be because I don't have a degree? Could it be because I did electrical work when I couldn't find a job during the dot com bust? Do I stink worse at marketing that I think? This is a very puzzling situation and I can not figure it out. Any advice, links to read, people to call or sites to visit would be appreciated. Thank you.

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Hi, I am facing the challenge of not being able to create and design an electronic system to replace our existing manual system of inventory. I am a Pharmacist by profession, and I work in a hospital pharmacy. We have been using this manual inventory system for the last 10 years now. It's a tedious task trying maintain individual stockcards for each item in the hospital. What should i do to change all this?

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This study guide provides a comprehensive review of software development methodologies including scrum, agile, iterative development, lean software development etc.     With the information contained in this study guide, you will be in a better position to recognize which software development methodology is best suited for use in your organization or project. 

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Some of the greatest opportunities for career advancement right now is available to professionals with database or SQL skills. Why do I say that? you may ask. Well, for one, database / SQL professionals have portable skills that are either relevant or required for several different careers, as long as they can keep an open mind and are willing to maintain very sharp skills! Without much ado, here are some of the greatest career opportunities for SQL /

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With more and more companies using big data, the demand for data analytic specialists, sometimes called data scientists, who know how to manage the tsunami of information, spot patterns within it and draw conclusions and insights—is nearing a frenzy. Qualified big data analysts command impressive salaries. For example, someone right out of school could earn $125,000, while someone with a year or two of experience and a demonstrated skill set can easily make double that!

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If you would like to substantially boost your professional value, multi-billionaire Warren Buffett has some advice for you: "master the art of public speaking". Warren Buffett is quoted as saying he would pay anyone in a class of business students $100,000 for 10 percent of their future earnings. However, if they were good communicators and he would raise his bid by 50 percent because public speaking would make his investment more valuable!

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Dirty data is a factor that we must account for if we hope to reap the benefits of data driven decision making.    Why? Because simple errors in the data like duplicate entries can greatly skew the results.    Given the growing number of data sources and the new found concentration on using it to develop and drive business and marketing strategy, the need for clean data is becoming increasingly important.  With that in mind, here is some information on Data

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